Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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.
Graphics22.1% 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 Drive39.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141202
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 11 '19 at 19:28
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
45.5% Average
1-Core 70.4
2-Core 137
49% 104 Pts
4-Core 246
8-Core 325
37% 286 Pts
64-Core 353
24% 353 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 460-$105
CLim: 1304 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.10.2
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
22.1% Poor
Lighting 79.9
Reflection 87
Parallax 117
21% 94.7 fps
MRender 67.4
Gravity 78.1
Splatting 81.9
22% 75.8 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 22.1%
Great: 24%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT09B0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 64 74 66 81 84 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
39.9% Below average
Read 208
Write 109
Mixed 104
SusWrite 73.9
27% 124 MB/s
4K Read 20.4
4K Write 46.6
4K Mixed 14.8
74% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 121
DQ Write 101
DQ Mixed 33.5
46% 85.3 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 39.9%
Great: 73%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 2TB-$68
681GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 65 74 67 81 83 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
47% Average
Read 88.8
Write 121
Mixed 57.9
SusWrite 73.8
63% 85.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 1.2
267% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 47%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
42.9% Average
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 12.6
MC Mixed 14.9
43% 15.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 11.7
28% 9.93 GB/s
Latency 71.5
56% 71.5 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 75%
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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 18,452 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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