Asus H97M-E

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics2.56% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
MotherboardAsus H97M-E  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160328
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 21 '21 at 12:13
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4460-$95
SOCKET 1150, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
76.8% Very good
Memory 92.5
1-Core 96.6
2-Core 193
76% 127 Pts
4-Core 354
8-Core 358
49% 356 Pts
64-Core 319
21% 319 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Asus(1043 8534) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4531
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
2.56% Terrible
Lighting 3.3
Reflection 2.4
Parallax 5.9
3% 3.87 fps
MRender 6.8
Gravity 2.3
Splatting 4.3
2% 4.47 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.56%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 189 201 189 199 200 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 202
Write 98.8
Mixed 81.3
SusWrite 193
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
165% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 113%
Great: 113%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$24
20GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 63 65 65 65 65 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
36.7% Below average
Read 63.2
Write 58.5
Mixed 47.3
SusWrite 64.4
43% 58.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
58.2% Above average
MC Read 21
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 18
58% 20.3 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 17.6
SC Mixed 18.2
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 63.1
63% 63.1 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 60%

 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 5 2 60 18.9" 1280 720 HWP26A3 HP w1907
Typical H97M-E Builds (Compare 3,629 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus H97M-E - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $650
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