Asus M5A78L LE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 55.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics65.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive49.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (60%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L LE  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110421
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateFeb 09 '19 at 11:37
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU 60%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
55.9% Above average
SC Int 99.6
SC Float 59.9
SC Mixed 75.2
63% 78.2 Pts
QC Int 395
QC Float 236
QC Mixed 294
70% 308 Pts
MC Int 391
MC Float 237
MC Mixed 293
47% 307 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 55.9%
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)
65.4% Good
Lighting 200
Reflection 174
Parallax 192
61% 189 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 191
Splatting 132
69% 159 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$85
110GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 197 200 203 202 147 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
49.5% Average
Read 184
Write 193
Mixed 179
SusWrite 190
42% 187 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 48
4K Mixed 26.9
91% 31.9 MB/s
DQ Read 23.5
DQ Write 66.5
DQ Mixed 32.9
29% 41 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 49.5%
Great: 96%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$150
689GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 82 81 82 81 82 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
46.6% Average
Read 80.7
Write 72.7
Mixed 59
SusWrite 81.6
54% 73.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
128% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 58%
Kingston DataTraveler SE9 USB 2.0 16GB-$5
4GB free, PID 1689
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.5 4.1 4.8 5.6 5.5 5.5 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
7.03% Terrible
Read 16.2
Write 10.5
Mixed 4
SusWrite 5.1
11% 8.95 MB/s
4K Read 4.7
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.4
58% 1.97 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 7.03%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
32.5% Below average
MC Read 14.1
MC Write 7.3
MC Mixed 11.7
32% 11 GB/s
SC Read 6.6
SC Write 6.5
SC Mixed 8
20% 7.03 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 32.5%
Great: 84%
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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 1,462 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: 79% - Very good Total price: $220
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