Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 40.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics0.42% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive27.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 3 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.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M/USB3  (all builds)
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1280 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20120828
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '19 at 14:27
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User TWN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6100-$54
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
40.5% Average
1-Core 63.9
2-Core 122
44% 92.9 Pts
4-Core 215
8-Core 298
33% 256 Pts
64-Core 296
20% 296 Pts
Poor: 26%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 44%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Radeon 3000 Graphics
Asus(1043 8388) 256MB
Driver: atidxx32 Ver. 8.56.1.16
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
0.42% Terrible
Lighting 1.5
Reflection 2.9
Parallax 1.2
0% 1.87 fps
MRender 2.6
Gravity 1.1
Splatting 2.1
0% 1.93 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.42%
Great: 0%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240GB
167GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 94 72 6.5 11 76 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
27.4% Poor
Read 179
Write 152
Mixed 126
SusWrite 59
29% 129 MB/s
4K Read 13.9
4K Write 17.9
4K Mixed 15.5
50% 15.8 MB/s
DQ Read 17.4
DQ Write 20.9
DQ Mixed 14.2
12% 17.5 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 27.4%
Great: 55%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$79
400GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 91 91 90 92 92 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
65.1% Good
Read 137
Write 136
Mixed 60.3
SusWrite 89.9
77% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.7
124% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$30
613GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 94 74 9.2 12 78 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
61.7% Good
Read 153
Write 151
Mixed 39.5
SusWrite 60.3
73% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 5.5
4K Mixed 0.4
180% 2.23 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 114%
SanDisk Cruzer U 32GB
29GB free, PID 55a5
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.8 5.2 4.5 4.7 5.3 5.3 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
5.19% Terrible
Read 19.8
Write 9.5
Mixed 1.8
SusWrite 5
10% 9.02 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 1
50% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.19%
Great: 14%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
30% Below average
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 10
MC Mixed 9.1
28% 9.97 GB/s
SC Read 7.3
SC Write 7.5
SC Mixed 8.8
22% 7.87 GB/s
Latency 78.3
51% 78.3 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 30%
Great: 49%
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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 18,074 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 - $53

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