Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail 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 47.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics73.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive50.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150324
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 12:59
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-6300-$59
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
47.9% Average
SC Int 78.8
SC Float 63.4
SC Mixed 69.3
56% 70.5 Pts
QC Int 229
QC Float 214
QC Mixed 237
52% 227 Pts
MC Int 311
MC Float 265
MC Mixed 302
44% 292 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 47.9%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$230
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
73.2% Very good
Lighting 232
Reflection 202
Parallax 218
70% 218 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 215
Splatting 162
75% 175 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$37
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
50.8% Above average
Read 481
Write 163
Mixed 236
64% 294 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 58.5
4K Mixed 5.58
70% 28.4 MB/s
DQ Read 17.3
DQ Write 70.8
DQ Mixed 6.31
16% 31.5 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 75%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$200
2TB free
Firmware: CC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
Read 122
Write 165
Mixed 147
109% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 5.38
4K Mixed 0.78
218% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT8G3D1869DT1TX0. 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
41% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 12.8
MC Mixed 14.5
41% 14.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.9
28% 9.83 GB/s
Latency 82.3
49% 82.3 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 41%
Great: 74%
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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 8,057 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $67

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $421
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