Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 47.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics18.7% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (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 M5A78L-M/USB3  (all builds)
Memory4.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141202
Uptime5 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 22:57
Run Duration103 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-8320E-$92
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
47.5% Average
SC Int 72.6
SC Float 61.8
SC Mixed 66.7
54% 67 Pts
QC Int 240
QC Float 211
QC Mixed 228
51% 227 Pts
MC Int 400
MC Float 336
MC Mixed 393
57% 377 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 47.5%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7770
Sapphire(174B E215) 1GB
CLim: 1100 MHz, MLim: 1300 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
18.7% Very poor
Lighting 55.3
Reflection 46.5
Parallax 76.2
19% 59.3 fps
MRender 30.3
Gravity 50.7
Splatting 48
18% 43 fps
Poor: 16%
This bench: 18.7%
Great: 19%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB-$35
17GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
81.9% Excellent
Read 150
Write 136
Mixed 98.2
95% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 1.11
4K Mixed 0.14
51% 0.54 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
30.6% Below average
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 10.3
MC Mixed 8.9
29% 10 GB/s
SC Read 9.2
SC Write 7.6
SC Mixed 9
25% 8.6 GB/s
Latency 75.4
53% 75.4 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 30.6%
Great: 42%
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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/USB3 Builds (Compare 6,630 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 - $53

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $298
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