Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 69.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics141% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive62.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory8.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime10.5 Days
Run DateMay 12 '21 at 20:13
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 way above expectations (87th percentile)
69.8% Good
Memory 88.2
1-Core 78.8
2-Core 152
66% 106 Pts
4-Core 279
8-Core 508
49% 394 Pts
64-Core 521
35% 521 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 69.8%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (77th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
141% Outstanding
Lighting 176
Reflection 189
Parallax 180
142% 182 fps
MRender 135
Gravity 182
Splatting 129
141% 149 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 141%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Torch LE 240GB
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 219 62 28 78 49 14 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
62.8% Good
Read 446
Write 415
Mixed 325
SusWrite 74.9
70% 315 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 43.8
4K Mixed 26.7
92% 31.2 MB/s
DQ Read 286
DQ Write 241
DQ Mixed 165
150% 231 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 94%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$37
74GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 302 319 340 332 347 346 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Read 457
Write 323
Mixed 242
SusWrite 331
76% 338 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 55.2
4K Mixed 13
81% 30.5 MB/s
DQ Read 166
DQ Write 224
DQ Mixed 82.9
94% 158 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 86%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
643GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 108 108 105 107 108 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
64.4% Good
Read 117
Write 104
Mixed 78.6
SusWrite 107
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
191% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5403-427.A00LF 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
42.5% Average
MC Read 15.4
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 14.5
42% 14.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 12.2
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 69.4
58% 69.4 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 58%

 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 6,743 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $546
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