Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 52.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics78.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime3 Days
Run DateNov 24 '19 at 03:46
Run Duration194 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6300-$90
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
52.6% Above average
1-Core 81.1
2-Core 158
56% 120 Pts
4-Core 285
8-Core 387
44% 336 Pts
64-Core 392
26% 392 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
78.7% Very good
Lighting 292
Reflection 293
Parallax 335
77% 307 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 289
Splatting 234
79% 242 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ct1000mx 50 1TB
238GB free
Firmware: M3CR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 419 410 381 415 396 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 436
Mixed 417
SusWrite 407
98% 437 MB/s
4K Read 36.1
4K Write 86.3
4K Mixed 48.9
163% 57.1 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 233
178% 240 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 106%
Great: 125%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
441GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 100 102 101 98 98 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
71.1% Very good
Read 147
Write 149
Mixed 131
SusWrite 100
98% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
248% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 108%
OOS2000G 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware:
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1.8 2.5 4.6 4.6 4.5 4.4 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
32.3% Below average
Read 109
Write 1.7
Mixed 4.5
SusWrite 3.7
21% 29.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.2
53% 0.33 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 32.3%
Great: 112%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
552GB free
Firmware: 01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 150 151 151 152 151 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 145
Write 147
Mixed 129
SusWrite 151
106% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
244% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$114
1TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 126 125 126 126 126 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
Read 156
Write 139
Mixed 94.2
SusWrite 125
95% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 1 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 107%
WD Elements 2TB
673GB free, PID 107c
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 103 104 103 101 104 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
45.2% Average
Read 106
Write 110
Mixed 80.6
SusWrite 103
136% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
116% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT102464BD160B.C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
46.1% Average
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 13.3
MC Mixed 16.5
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 11.9
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 46.1%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical M5A97 LE R2.0 Builds (Compare 14,535 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $430
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