Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics57.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive89.7% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140409
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 01 '20 at 01:25
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$163
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
68.2% Good
Memory 81.2
1-Core 78.3
2-Core 152
63% 104 Pts
4-Core 299
8-Core 489
50% 394 Pts
64-Core 484
32% 484 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$267
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing below potential (75th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
57.8% Above average
Lighting 218
Reflection 197
Parallax 210
57% 208 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 212
Splatting 160
58% 174 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
111GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 222 277 266 264 261 257 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Read 447
Write 420
Mixed 371
SusWrite 258
84% 374 MB/s
4K Read 36.4
4K Write 73.8
4K Mixed 43.5
150% 51.2 MB/s
DQ Read 223
DQ Write 202
DQ Mixed 216
161% 214 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 123%
WDC WDS 100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB
520GB free
Firmware: 4010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 344 385 398 397 398 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
Read 415
Write 397
Mixed 316
SusWrite 355
83% 371 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 77.5
4K Mixed 43.3
150% 52 MB/s
DQ Read 228
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 222
167% 222 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 106%
Seagate STM3250318AS 250GB
190GB free
Firmware: CC38
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 101 102 101 102 102 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 97.5
Write 97.7
Mixed 64
SusWrite 102
66% 90.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1
172% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 68%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$17
435GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 125 125 126 126 126 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
71.7% Very good
Read 125
Write 114
Mixed 68
SusWrite 125
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1866C10D3/4G F3-12800CL9-4GBXL KHX1866C10D3/4G F3-12800CL9-4GBXL 16GB
1066, 1066, 1066, 1066 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
43.4% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 14.5
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 13.2
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 78.4
51% 78.4 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 49%
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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 17,220 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $258

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $569
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