Asus M5A78L LE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 41.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics64.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive33.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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.
Very high background CPU (62%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L LE  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110421
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 07 '19 at 22:08
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 62%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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 Phenom II X4 970
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
41.4% Average
SC Int 93
SC Float 55
SC Mixed 68.9
58% 72.3 Pts
QC Int 242
QC Float 157
QC Mixed 193
45% 197 Pts
MC Int 323
MC Float 188
MC Mixed 229
38% 247 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$374
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
64.7% Good
Lighting 202
Reflection 173
Parallax 191
61% 189 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 189
Splatting 124
67% 155 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$85
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 124 133 137 134 137 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
33.9% Below average
Read 163
Write 135
Mixed 109
SusWrite 131
30% 135 MB/s
4K Read 13.6
4K Write 34.1
4K Mixed 14.8
58% 20.8 MB/s
DQ Read 17.6
DQ Write 61.8
DQ Mixed 18.5
20% 32.6 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 33.9%
Great: 96%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$150
703GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 30 31 30 31 29 29 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
12.2% Very poor
Read 12.2
Write 29.7
Mixed 32.2
SusWrite 30.1
20% 26.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.1
30% 0.33 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 12.2%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
29% Poor
MC Read 11.2
MC Write 7
MC Mixed 11.1
28% 9.77 GB/s
SC Read 6.5
SC Write 5.7
SC Mixed 7.6
19% 6.6 GB/s
Latency 78.6
51% 78.6 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 29%
Great: 85%
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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 LE Builds (Compare 1,452 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 LE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $235
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