Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 44.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics11.7% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive13.5% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 8 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 PLUS/USB3  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 15 '19 at 14:43
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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-$70
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
44.6% Average
SC Int 78.3
SC Float 64.6
SC Mixed 67.6
56% 70.2 Pts
QC Int 237
QC Float 163
QC Mixed 198
45% 199 Pts
MC Int 495
MC Float 425
MC Mixed 441
68% 454 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7750
XFX(1682 3246) 1GB
CLim: 800 MHz, MLim: 1125 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 19.4.1
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
11.7% Very poor
Lighting 30.2
Reflection 35.6
Parallax 43.5
11% 36.4 fps
MRender 24.2
Gravity 28.8
Splatting 37.2
12% 30.1 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 11.7%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240GB
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF50
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 100 70 86 64 86 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
13.5% Very poor
Read 78.2
Write 106
Mixed 103
SusWrite 80.8
21% 92 MB/s
4K Read 9.4
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 2.4
19% 5.1 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 13.5%
Great: 54%
Hitachi HDS721050DLE630 500GB
48GB free
Firmware: MS1O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 100 71 87 64 86 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
47.1% Average
Read 83.3
Write 58.8
Mixed 34
SusWrite 81.2
47% 64.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.5
66% 0.27 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
42.3% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 14.5
44% 15.4 GB/s
SC Read 7
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 9.3
24% 8.43 GB/s
Latency 80.7
50% 80.7 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 42.3%
Great: 60%
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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 PLUS/USB3 Builds (Compare 5,443 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 PLUS/USB3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $235
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