Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics66.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive77.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory27 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 30 '20 at 19:02
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
64.8% Good
Memory 78.9
1-Core 76.9
2-Core 128
59% 94.6 Pts
4-Core 274
8-Core 428
45% 351 Pts
64-Core 462
31% 462 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
66.2% Good
Lighting 339
Reflection 304
Parallax 349
89% 330 fps
MRender 180
Gravity 235
Splatting 211
66% 209 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
131GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 272 311 342 281 225 198 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 438
Write 407
Mixed 367
SusWrite 272
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 60.5
4K Mixed 26.4
111% 38.9 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 221
DQ Mixed 252
182% 235 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 133%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
551GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 177 175 176 178 180 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Read 168
Write 147
Mixed 90.8
SusWrite 177
107% 146 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.2
232% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1866 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
43.4% Average
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 15.2
44% 15.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 11.8
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 82.7
48% 82.7 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 88%
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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 16,775 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $543
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