Asus M5A97 LE R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 68.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics6.29% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive47.8% 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.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 LE R2.0  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150324
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 14 '21 at 13:49
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
68.3% Good
Memory 85.5
1-Core 78.2
2-Core 141
64% 102 Pts
4-Core 276
8-Core 481
48% 379 Pts
64-Core 471
32% 471 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD FirePro V4900-$150
AMD(1002 2B06) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 13.152.4.0
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
6.29% Terrible
Lighting 8.5
Reflection 9.3
Parallax 7.1
7% 8.3 fps
MRender 8.8
Gravity 6.6
Splatting 7.8
6% 7.73 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 6.29%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$47
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 116 120 123 108 119 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
47.8% Average
Read 152
Write 185
Mixed 187
SusWrite 119
36% 161 MB/s
4K Read 6.8
4K Write 65.4
4K Mixed 30.2
84% 34.1 MB/s
DQ Read 156
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 161
124% 166 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 84%
SSD 512GB 512GB
477GB free
Firmware: 2101XKR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 342 336 363 367 367 366 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 382
Write 346
Mixed 328
SusWrite 357
80% 353 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 65.2
4K Mixed 29.3
101% 37.9 MB/s
DQ Read 112
DQ Write 241
DQ Mixed 168
130% 173 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 248%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$95
655GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 170 175 173 172 173 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Read 162
Write 171
Mixed 83.9
SusWrite 173
108% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 1
216% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1866 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
34.4% Below average
MC Read 12.2
MC Write 11.4
MC Mixed 10
32% 11.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.4
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 10.6
30% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 71.6
56% 71.6 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 34.4%
Great: 72%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 60 27" 1280 720 BNQ78CA BenQ GW2760HS
Typical M5A97 LE R2.0 Builds (Compare 6,983 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A97 LE R2.0 - $228

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $554
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