Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 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 51.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics24.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive33.7% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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)
Memory2.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 28 '18 at 14:32
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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-$60
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
51.2% Above average
SC Int 63
SC Float 66.2
SC Mixed 71
53% 66.7 Pts
QC Int 266
QC Float 232
QC Mixed 256
57% 251 Pts
MC Int 354
MC Float 304
MC Mixed 350
50% 336 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270-$200
MSI(1462 3050) 2GB
CLim: 955 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.9.3
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
24.9% Poor
Lighting 0.3
Reflection 79.6
Parallax 143
16% 74.2 fps
MRender 56.1
Gravity 85.1
Splatting 82.8
31% 74.7 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 24.9%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend SSD220 240GB-$41
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFR71.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 82 4 25 12 15 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
33.7% Below average
Read 227
Write 83
Mixed 94.3
SusWrite 29.7
24% 108 MB/s
4K Read 17.3
4K Write 31.4
4K Mixed 18
66% 22.2 MB/s
DQ Read 47.6
DQ Write 64.6
DQ Mixed 71.2
50% 61.1 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 33.7%
Great: 94%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
148GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 162 163 159 163 165 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Read 150
Write 151
Mixed 46.5
SusWrite 163
92% 128 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 107%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$60
50GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 82 80 85 84 85 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
55.8% Above average
Read 112
Write 103
Mixed 37
SusWrite 82.7
61% 83.6 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.5
105% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5584-005.A00LF 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
23% Poor
MC Read 8.1
MC Write 7.3
MC Mixed 6
20% 7.13 GB/s
SC Read 6.3
SC Write 7.5
SC Mixed 7.2
20% 7 GB/s
Latency 82.8
48% 82.8 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 23%
Great: 59%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A97 LE R2.0 Builds (Compare 10,686 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $67

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $341
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $364Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $49
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $122Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $105
Intel Core i5-8600K $260Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $105SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $761SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $110SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback