Asus M5A78L-M LX/BR

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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 46.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics70.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX/BR  (all builds)
Memory1.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130419
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 15:01
Run Duration105 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th 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
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
46.9% Average
SC Int 74.4
SC Float 65.8
SC Mixed 69.9
56% 70 Pts
QC Int 233
QC Float 209
QC Mixed 227
51% 223 Pts
MC Int 325
MC Float 267
MC Mixed 311
45% 301 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$270
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
70.3% Very good
Lighting 213
Reflection 186
Parallax 222
67% 207 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 203
Splatting 160
73% 170 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$44
214GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 142 98 102 107 100 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
74% Very good
Read 148
Write 172
Mixed 72.3
SusWrite 110
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
163% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 74%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
26.6% Poor
MC Read 8.7
MC Write 8.7
MC Mixed 8.3
24% 8.57 GB/s
SC Read 7.2
SC Write 6.7
SC Mixed 7.7
21% 7.2 GB/s
Latency 77.1
52% 77.1 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 26.6%
Great: 81%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A78L-M LX/BR Builds (Compare 1,367 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX/BR

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $125
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