Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 45.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics20.1% 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 Drive46.9% 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)
Memory13.1 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 06:47
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 above expectations (79th percentile)
45.5% Average
1-Core 76.8
2-Core 133
50% 105 Pts
4-Core 230
8-Core 329
36% 280 Pts
64-Core 323
22% 323 Pts
Poor: 29%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 49%
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 way below expectations (18th percentile)
20.1% Poor
Lighting 67.4
Reflection 78.4
Parallax 98.6
18% 81.5 fps
MRender 64.5
Gravity 70.6
Splatting 77.1
20% 70.7 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 20.1%
Great: 24%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT09B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 118 119 123 106 114 MB/s
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
46.9% Average
Read 239
Write 123
Mixed 108
SusWrite 116
32% 147 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 49.6
4K Mixed 16.9
83% 29.8 MB/s
DQ Read 153
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 42
55% 99.5 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 73%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 2TB-$77
811GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 105 112 113 111 110 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
63% Good
Read 110
Write 99.3
Mixed 55.9
SusWrite 110
68% 93.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 1.5
253% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 63%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
41.7% Average
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 12.4
MC Mixed 14.9
42% 14.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 11.7
28% 9.77 GB/s
Latency 80.5
50% 80.5 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 86%
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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 18,085 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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