Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 69%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics2.94% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive49.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 11 '19 at 02:04
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8300-$130
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
69% Good
Memory 93.7
1-Core 76.7
2-Core 129
64% 99.7 Pts
4-Core 240
8-Core 394
40% 317 Pts
64-Core 402
27% 402 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 69%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
Nvidia(10DE 118B) 1GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 250 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
2.94% Terrible
Lighting 10
Reflection 9.5
Parallax 11.2
3% 10.2 fps
MRender 5.2
Gravity 11.6
Splatting 13.8
3% 10.2 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.94%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 240GB-$39
176GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 213 208 211 210 208 138 MB/s
Performing below potential (49th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
49.5% Average
Read 218
Write 192
Mixed 188
SusWrite 198
45% 199 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 49.4
4K Mixed 19.2
88% 31.1 MB/s
DQ Read 28.2
DQ Write 72.7
DQ Mixed 22.4
25% 41.1 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 49.5%
Great: 103%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$17
276GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 96 99 99 99 99 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
55.3% Above average
Read 95
Write 86.8
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 98
60% 82.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.8
131% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
35.6% Below average
MC Read 12.7
MC Write 11.5
MC Mixed 9.8
32% 11.3 GB/s
SC Read 11.4
SC Write 9.5
SC Mixed 11.4
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 60.4
66% 60.4 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 35.6%
Great: 49%

 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 11,094 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $277
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