Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 58.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics37.8% 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)
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M/USB3  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140911
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 11:52
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-8350-$81
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
58.3% Above average
SC Int 83.2
SC Float 72.6
SC Mixed 78.8
63% 78.2 Pts
QC Int 306
QC Float 260
QC Mixed 285
64% 284 Pts
MC Int 502
MC Float 438
MC Mixed 496
72% 479 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270X-$199
Asus(1043 04A1) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1120 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.9.3
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
37.8% Below average
Lighting 117
Reflection 93
Parallax 152
40% 121 fps
MRender 65.1
Gravity 98.9
Splatting 92.3
36% 85.4 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 39%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$110
113GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 3,816
Write 2,997
Mixed 3,074
733% 3,296 MB/s
4K Read 346
4K Write 255
4K Mixed 44.2
716% 215 MB/s
DQ Read 63.2
DQ Write 594
DQ Mixed 672
418% 443 MB/s
Poor: 79% Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
343GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 176 178 176 178 178 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
Read 131
Write 104
Mixed 54.2
SusWrite 176
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
183% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
46.7% Average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 16.3
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 7.2
SC Mixed 11.8
28% 9.83 GB/s
Latency 71.1
56% 71.1 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 79%
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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 10,557 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: $330
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