Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 56.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics68.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 06:32
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$72
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
56.1% Above average
SC Int 88.4
SC Float 75.8
SC Mixed 81.1
66% 81.8 Pts
QC Int 300
QC Float 258
QC Mixed 274
63% 277 Pts
MC Int 394
MC Float 342
MC Mixed 387
56% 374 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 56.1%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$230
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
68.5% Good
Lighting 204
Reflection 185
Parallax 198
62% 196 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 200
Splatting 165
73% 171 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 73%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba P300 1TB-$45
778GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8J0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 173
Mixed 66.1
101% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 1.84
4K Mixed 0.21
83% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
35.3% Below average
MC Read 12.6
MC Write 11.6
MC Mixed 10.3
33% 11.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.1
SC Write 7.1
SC Mixed 11.1
28% 9.77 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 35.3%
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 PLUS/USB3 Builds (Compare 2,027 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $285
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