Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 49.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics98.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive61.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 PLUS/USB3  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 03:59
Run Duration90 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 X6 1100T-$340
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
49.7% Average
SC Int 91.5
SC Float 54.3
SC Mixed 68.6
57% 71.5 Pts
QC Int 327
QC Float 196
QC Mixed 246
58% 256 Pts
MC Int 479
MC Float 296
MC Mixed 368
58% 381 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$344
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
98.4% Outstanding
Lighting 307
Reflection 286
Parallax 299
94% 298 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 282
Splatting 226
102% 238 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 98.4%
Great: 109%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
AMD 2+0 Stripe/RAID0 238GB
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.10
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
61.8% Good
Read 448
Write 277
Mixed 327
78% 351 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 49.4
4K Mixed 17.5
85% 30.3 MB/s
DQ Read 20.7
DQ Write 51.7
DQ Mixed 10.8
16% 27.7 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 128%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
34.2% Below average
MC Read 15.6
MC Write 6.7
MC Mixed 12.8
33% 11.7 GB/s
SC Read 6.4
SC Write 6.1
SC Mixed 9.6
21% 7.37 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 34.2%
Great: 67%
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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 PLUS/USB3 Builds (Compare 3,093 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $251
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