Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 57.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics41.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive65.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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)
Memory4.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160324
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 18:34
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-8350-$115
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
57.9% Above average
SC Int 85.2
SC Float 72.6
SC Mixed 77.9
63% 78.6 Pts
QC Int 304
QC Float 258
QC Mixed 280
64% 280 Pts
MC Int 530
MC Float 452
MC Mixed 518
75% 500 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$180
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
41.5% Average
Lighting 138
Reflection 116
Parallax 127
42% 127 fps
MRender 82.7
Gravity 122
Splatting 82
42% 95.5 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro 240GB-$105
16GB free
Firmware: X21000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
65.9% Good
Read 411
Write 271
Mixed 244
68% 308 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 49.1
4K Mixed 21.5
92% 32 MB/s
DQ Read 153
DQ Write 77.5
DQ Mixed 59.7
59% 96.8 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$87
40GB free
Firmware: JC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
53.4% Above average
Read 91.6
Write 94.5
Mixed 90
69% 92 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.14
4K Mixed 0.42
88% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 53.4%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$80
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
49.8% Average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 17.5
50% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 13.9
32% 11.2 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 63%
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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 5,523 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $67

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $579
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