Asus M5A78L-M LX3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 54.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics42.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive42.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 LX3  (all builds)
Memory14.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160505
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 22:49
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-8300-$98
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
54.4% Above average
SC Int 83.6
SC Float 74.2
SC Mixed 80.3
64% 79.4 Pts
QC Int 264
QC Float 228
QC Mixed 249
56% 247 Pts
MC Int 513
MC Float 440
MC Mixed 504
73% 485 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
Nvidia(10DE 116F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
42.2% Average
Lighting 142
Reflection 116
Parallax 126
42% 128 fps
MRender 82.9
Gravity 125
Splatting 83.9
42% 97.3 fps
Poor: 23%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
43GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
42.8% Average
Read 263
Write 104
Mixed 144
37% 170 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 55.2
4K Mixed 14.4
83% 30.9 MB/s
DQ Read 25
DQ Write 53.6
DQ Mixed 10.7
16% 29.8 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 64%
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 1TB-$49
108GB free
Firmware: AX001U Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
48.1% Average
Read 83.4
Write 84.3
Mixed 72.6
60% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.15
60% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
52.2% Above average
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 18.7
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.7
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 13.2
32% 11.2 GB/s
Latency 61.3
65% 61.3 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 77%
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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 Builds (Compare 3,678 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX3 - $56

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $354
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