Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (93rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 7 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 62%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics35.9% 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 Drive46.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory10GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 10GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 11 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3  (all builds)
Memory8.4 GB free of 10 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 07:04
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing way above expectations (93rd 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-8350-$95
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
62% Good
SC Int 85
SC Float 75.9
SC Mixed 80.5
64% 80.5 Pts
QC Int 336
QC Float 281
QC Mixed 307
70% 308 Pts
MC Int 547
MC Float 469
MC Mixed 539
78% 518 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 62%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270-$200
AMD(1002 0B04) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 22.19.662.4
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
35.9% Below average
Lighting 98.4
Reflection 81.9
Parallax 199
42% 126 fps
MRender 57.9
Gravity 85.2
Splatting 82.2
32% 75.1 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS90 0 120GB SSD
64GB free
Firmware: CS90 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
46.3% Average
Read 249
Write 226
Mixed 241
53% 239 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 38.2
4K Mixed 7.38
61% 22.1 MB/s
DQ Read 104
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 12.1
38% 81.3 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 46.3%
Great: 79%
WD WD30EZRZ-00WN9B0 802GB
2.5TB free
Firmware: 80.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
78.8% Very good
Read 136
Write 138
Mixed 131
102% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 2.47
4K Mixed 0.29
116% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 79%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 10GB
null MHz
4096, 4096, 2048 MB
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
48.1% Average
MC Read 20.6
MC Write 15.5
MC Mixed 15.7
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 11
28% 9.87 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 48%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3 Builds (Compare 2,390 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $264
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $320Nvidia GTX 1070 $413Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $175Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $138
Intel Core i5-8600K $222AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $125
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $177SanDisk Extreme 64GB $44
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $911SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $226SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback