Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 56.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics59.4% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive44.3% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 11 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
29 days ago, 29 days ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M/USB3  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20121114
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMay 26 '19 at 20:34
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User IRL-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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-$71
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
56.7% Above average
SC Int 80.8
SC Float 71.2
SC Mixed 75.4
61% 75.8 Pts
QC Int 302
QC Float 260
QC Mixed 277
64% 280 Pts
MC Int 506
MC Float 429
MC Mixed 493
72% 476 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$170
CLim: 1242 MHz, MLim: 1650 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.2.2
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
59.4% Above average
Lighting 139
Reflection 167
Parallax 243
55% 183 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 181
Splatting 121
63% 145 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 65%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 520 Series 180GB-$149
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 400i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 92 91 94 93 91 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
44.3% Average
Read 185
Write 166
Mixed 158
SusWrite 93
34% 150 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 48.4
4K Mixed 27.3
94% 32.5 MB/s
DQ Read 27.1
DQ Write 69.1
DQ Mixed 32.3
29% 42.8 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
12GB free
Firmware: CC24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 96 95 94 93 91 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
55% Above average
Read 96.8
Write 94.3
Mixed 60.8
SusWrite 95.1
64% 86.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.6
111% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 55%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
46.6% Average
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 16.3
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 12.1
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 86%
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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/USB3 Builds (Compare 15,725 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 - $53

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $313
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