Asus M4A78-E

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 40.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics9.77% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus M4A78-E  (all builds)
Memory4.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110413
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateNov 29 '17 at 20:33
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 Phenom II X4 940
AM2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
40.9% Average
SC Int 73.5
SC Float 44.3
SC Mixed 55.5
46% 57.8 Pts
QC Int 284
QC Float 173
QC Mixed 213
51% 223 Pts
MC Int 286
MC Float 174
MC Mixed 216
34% 225 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 48%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7750
Sapphire(174B E228) 2GB
CLim: 800 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
9.77% Terrible
Lighting 28.3
Reflection 29.2
Parallax 42.9
10% 33.5 fps
MRender 15.5
Gravity 27
Splatting 23
9% 21.8 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 9.77%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
188GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 71% Great: 115%
Corsair Flash Voyager GT USB 3.0 64GB-$47
12GB free, PID 1a09
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
11.6% Very poor
Read 17.6
Write 17.8
Mixed 17.2
23% 17.5 MB/s
4K Read 4.39
4K Write 1.33
4K Mixed 1.28
105% 2.33 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 11.6%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
27.4% Poor
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 6.8
MC Mixed 9.8
26% 9.13 GB/s
SC Read 6.6
SC Write 5.7
SC Mixed 7.7
19% 6.67 GB/s
Latency 82.2
49% 82.2 ns
Poor: 15%
This bench: 27.4%
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 M4A78-E Builds (Compare 105 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation 24%

Motherboard: Asus M4A78-E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $85
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