Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 50.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics25.2% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M/USB3  (all builds)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.4 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141202
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 00:34
Run Duration87 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-6300-$59
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
50.3% Above average
SC Int 71.3
SC Float 62.2
SC Mixed 75.8
56% 69.8 Pts
QC Int 254
QC Float 218
QC Mixed 242
54% 238 Pts
MC Int 340
MC Float 293
MC Mixed 328
48% 320 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 360-$98
Sapphire(174B E322) 2GB
CLim: 1060 MHz, MLim: 1625 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
25.2% Poor
Lighting 70.5
Reflection 76.2
Parallax 89.5
24% 78.7 fps
MRender 57.1
Gravity 59.9
Splatting 73.5
26% 63.5 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 25.2%
Great: 28%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Re 2TB-$56
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01D02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
72% Very good
Read 116
Write 135
Mixed 90.6
85% 114 MB/s
4K Read 1.01
4K Write 2.72
4K Mixed 0.41
137% 1.38 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 72%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
32.1% Below average
MC Read 11.1
MC Write 10
MC Mixed 9.7
29% 10.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 10
27% 9.47 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 32.1%
Great: 46%
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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 10,462 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/USB3 - $53

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $332
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