Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 45.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics20% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive47.8% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M/USB3  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141202
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 25 '19 at 06:40
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6300-$90
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
45.9% Average
1-Core 76.1
2-Core 136
51% 106 Pts
4-Core 237
8-Core 308
36% 272 Pts
64-Core 326
22% 326 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 460-$105
CLim: 1220 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.6.2
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
20% Very poor
Lighting 67.1
Reflection 78.8
Parallax 96.3
19% 80.7 fps
MRender 64.4
Gravity 71
Splatting 77.3
22% 70.9 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 20%
Great: 24%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT09B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 124 125 118 102 113 MB/s
Performing below potential (11th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
47.8% Average
Read 231
Write 102
Mixed 105
SusWrite 117
31% 139 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 49.8
4K Mixed 18.3
86% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 149
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 43.2
55% 100 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 73%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 2TB-$77
811GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 103 110 112 110 112 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
48.4% Average
Read 58.9
Write 81.4
Mixed 56.5
SusWrite 109
56% 76.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 1.4
255% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
41.8% Average
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 12.4
MC Mixed 15.2
42% 14.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 11.7
28% 9.93 GB/s
Latency 81.9
49% 81.9 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 79%
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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 17,979 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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $361
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