Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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.
Graphics0.37% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive45.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 7 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.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3  (all builds)
Memory1.8 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 21 '19 at 16:02
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
45.5% Average
1-Core 71.4
2-Core 139
50% 105 Pts
4-Core 244
8-Core 304
36% 274 Pts
64-Core 328
22% 328 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Radeon 3000 Graphics
Asus(1043 8388) 256MB
Driver: atiumdag.dll Ver. 8.632.1.2000
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.37% Terrible
Lighting 1.4
Reflection 3.4
Parallax 1
0% 1.93 fps
MRender 3.4
Gravity 0.6
Splatting 2.7
0% 2.23 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.37%
Great: 0%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Q-720 720GB
649GB free (System drive)
Firmware: T180910
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 195 184 192 192 182 MB/s
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
45.1% Average
Read 204
Write 187
Mixed 187
SusWrite 188
43% 192 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 34.6
4K Mixed 23
78% 25.9 MB/s
DQ Read 21.9
DQ Write 25.8
DQ Mixed 16.7
15% 21.5 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
28% Poor
MC Read 9.3
MC Write 9
MC Mixed 8.2
25% 8.83 GB/s
SC Read 8.5
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 8.1
23% 8.2 GB/s
Latency 71.3
56% 71.3 ns
Poor: 13%
This bench: 28%
Great: 42%
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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 PLUS/USB3 Builds (Compare 8,927 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

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