Asus M5A78L-M LX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 47.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics37.4% 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.
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 LX  (all builds)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131105
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '18 at 04:51
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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-$55
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
47.4% Average
SC Int 74.1
SC Float 66.4
SC Mixed 58.5
53% 66.3 Pts
QC Int 249
QC Float 226
QC Mixed 247
55% 241 Pts
MC Int 354
MC Float 307
MC Mixed 346
50% 336 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 47.4%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$129
CLim: 2088 MHz, MLim: 1877 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
37.4% Below average
Lighting 120
Reflection 69.7
Parallax 110
36% 99.7 fps
MRender 82.8
Gravity 107
Splatting 78.8
38% 89.6 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 37.4%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$24
346GB free (System drive)
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 78 79 86 84 85 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
58.6% Above average
Read 124
Write 124
Mixed 52
SusWrite 80.3
70% 95.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 79%
Hitachi Travelstar 5K750 750GB-$52
422GB free
Firmware: JE4OA60B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 79 80 86 84 85 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
49.3% Average
Read 90.5
Write 80.7
Mixed 49.7
SusWrite 81.2
55% 75.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
121% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 53%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
31% Below average
MC Read 10.7
MC Write 10.4
MC Mixed 10.2
30% 10.4 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 9.3
24% 8.3 GB/s
Latency 83.7
48% 83.7 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 31%
Great: 78%
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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 LX Builds (Compare 1,661 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX - $72

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $247
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