Asus M5A78L-M LX3 PLUS

Performance Results

Gaming 15%
Desktop 32%
Sail boat
Workstation 18%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 35.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics9.41% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive17.1% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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 M5A78L-M LX3 PLUS  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit 种颜色
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121115
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 17:49
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User CHN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 Athlon II X3 440-$50
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 3 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
35.9% Below average
SC Int 77.3
SC Float 46.1
SC Mixed 57.7
48% 60.4 Pts
QC Int 231
QC Float 139
QC Mixed 173
41% 181 Pts
MC Int 231
MC Float 139
MC Mixed 175
28% 182 Pts
Poor: 24%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 38%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 550-Ti-$250
Asus(1043 838C) 1GB
CLim: 980 MHz, MLim: 1026 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
9.41% Terrible
Lighting 34.7
Reflection 36.4
Parallax 11
7% 27.4 fps
MRender 34
Gravity 37.2
Splatting 37.4
18% 36.2 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 9.41%
Great: 12%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSFB062GMSJ 62GB
35GB free
Firmware: AJF10204 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
17.1% Very poor
Read 182
Write 39.5
Mixed 73.7
21% 98.3 MB/s
4K Read 7.83
4K Write 11.2
4K Mixed 4.84
24% 7.96 MB/s
DQ Read 8.81
DQ Write 4.79
DQ Mixed 4.95
4% 6.18 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 17.1%
Great: 18%
WD Black 2.5" 500GB (2011)-$45
359GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
30.8% Below average
Read 54.5
Write 52.4
Mixed 56.4
41% 54.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.84
4K Mixed 0.26
84% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 30.8%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 6GB
null MHz
4096, 2048 MB
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
32.4% Below average
MC Read 14.4
MC Write 7.2
MC Mixed 11.9
32% 11.2 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 6.9
SC Mixed 9
22% 7.87 GB/s
Latency 86.6
46% 86.6 ns
Poor: 13%
This bench: 32.4%
Great: 45%
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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 LX3 PLUS Builds (Compare 11 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 15%
Desktop 29%
Workstation 17%

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX3 PLUS

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 22% - Poor Total price: $300
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