Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 60.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics0.34% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 23 '19 at 13:27
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-4300-$70
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
60.9% Good
Memory 82.4
1-Core 67.9
2-Core 133
59% 94.6 Pts
4-Core 231
8-Core 226
31% 228 Pts
64-Core 224
15% 224 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 60.9%
Great: 67%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Radeon 3000 Graphics
Asus(1043 8388) 256MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.34% Terrible
Lighting 1.4
Reflection 3.6
Parallax 0.5
0% 1.83 fps
MRender 1.7
Gravity 1
Splatting 2.7
0% 1.8 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.34%
Great: 0%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
206GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1Z40102
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
Read 199
Write 181
Mixed 180
42% 187 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 49.8
4K Mixed 19.1
89% 31.3 MB/s
DQ Read 28.1
DQ Write 68.9
DQ Mixed 22.6
25% 39.9 MB/s
Poor: 35% Great: 93%
Hitachi HDT725032VLA380 320GB-$36
171GB free
Firmware: V54OA73A
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 71.7
Write 68.8
Mixed 42.2
45% 60.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 16% Great: 40%
JetFlash Transcend 8GB
4GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 13
Write 2.2
Mixed 2.2
5% 5.8 MB/s
4K Read 3.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
13% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 3% Great: 17%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
37.1% Below average
MC Read 14.2
MC Write 10.5
MC Mixed 14.3
37% 13 GB/s
SC Read 5.5
SC Write 7.8
SC Mixed 10.9
23% 8.07 GB/s
Latency 76.2
52% 76.2 ns
Poor: 14%
This bench: 37.1%
Great: 42%
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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 PLUS/USB3 Builds (Compare 10,263 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $272
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