Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 45%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics9.42% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive41.3% 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.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M/USB3  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131112
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 13 '19 at 09:56
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
45% Average
1-Core 73.4
2-Core 131
49% 102 Pts
4-Core 235
8-Core 320
36% 278 Pts
64-Core 319
21% 319 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 45%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 250X
Sapphire(174B E252) 1GB
CLim: 950 MHz, MLim: 1125 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 18.12.2
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
9.42% Terrible
Lighting 35.9
Reflection 41.3
Parallax 50
9% 42.4 fps
MRender 28.5
Gravity 33.3
Splatting 41.6
10% 34.5 fps
Poor: 10%
This bench: 9.42%
Great: 15%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU650 240GB-$49
151GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V8X01b10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 153 155 160 160 161 MB/s
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
41.3% Average
Read 124
Write 105
Mixed 132
SusWrite 157
29% 130 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 37.3
4K Mixed 23.9
81% 27.1 MB/s
DQ Read 21.5
DQ Write 47.5
DQ Mixed 28
23% 32.3 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.3%
Great: 98%
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$67
132GB free
Firmware: 1AG01113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 77 78 79 78 79 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
33.6% Below average
Read 39
Write 32.2
Mixed 29.5
SusWrite 77.9
33% 44.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 33.6%
Great: 60%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 3TB
1TB free, PID a202
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 24 24 25 25 25 25 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
15.2% Very poor
Read 24.5
Write 24.3
Mixed 19.5
SusWrite 24.5
32% 23.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
94% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 15.2%
Great: 54%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
34.4% Below average
MC Read 12.6
MC Write 10.8
MC Mixed 10.5
32% 11.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.3
SC Write 7
SC Mixed 9.9
26% 9.07 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 34.4%
Great: 47%
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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 18,499 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: 41% - Average Total price: $368
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