Asus M5A78L-M LX3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics62% 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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 month ago, 2 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 1 month ago, 30 days ago, 30 days ago, 30 days ago, 30 days ago, 29 days ago, 28 days ago, 17 days ago, 4 days ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX3  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160505
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 19:52
Run Duration105 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$60
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
58% Above average
SC Int 77.3
SC Float 72.9
SC Mixed 80.5
62% 76.9 Pts
QC Int 305
QC Float 255
QC Mixed 292
64% 284 Pts
MC Int 395
MC Float 349
MC Mixed 377
56% 374 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 58%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$152
Asus(1043 051D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1395 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.1.1
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
62% Good
Lighting 170
Reflection 181
Parallax 235
60% 195 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 170
Splatting 133
64% 148 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 62%
Great: 67%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$59
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 131 132 127 128 134 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
76.7% Very good
Read 138
Write 135
Mixed 77.1
SusWrite 129
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
190% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
44.2% Average
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 12.6
MC Mixed 14.7
44% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.4
30% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 71.2
56% 71.2 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical M5A78L-M LX3 Builds (Compare 6,617 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX3 - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $421
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