Asus M5A78L LE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 43%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics31.3% 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 Drive28.4% 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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus M5A78L LE  (all builds)
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120820
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 14 '19 at 16:02
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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 as expected (60th percentile)
43% Average
1-Core 72.6
2-Core 128
48% 100 Pts
4-Core 217
8-Core 304
34% 260 Pts
64-Core 316
21% 316 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 43%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280-$185
Asus(1043 047E) 3GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.300.1025.1001
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
31.3% Below average
Lighting 125
Reflection 80.1
Parallax 187
33% 131 fps
MRender 61.7
Gravity 120
Splatting 88.7
31% 90.3 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 31.3%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 480GB (2018)-$69
348GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UG510000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 12 16 81 55 5 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
28.4% Poor
Read 193
Write 149
Mixed 120
SusWrite 32.6
28% 124 MB/s
4K Read 16.2
4K Write 20.5
4K Mixed 17.8
58% 18.2 MB/s
DQ Read 18.8
DQ Write 4.3
DQ Mixed 1.4
4% 8.17 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 28.4%
Great: 58%
HyperX Fury 120GB-$160
11GB free
Firmware: 580ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 30 13 22 83 55 5.2 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
25.7% Poor
Read 109
Write 97.7
Mixed 124
SusWrite 34.5
20% 91.2 MB/s
4K Read 14.5
4K Write 35.3
4K Mixed 14.5
59% 21.4 MB/s
DQ Read 7.8
DQ Write 47.4
DQ Mixed 30.5
23% 28.6 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 25.7%
Great: 76%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$69
124GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 80 82 82 82 80 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
46% Average
Read 78.8
Write 69.4
Mixed 51.7
SusWrite 81.2
52% 70.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 46%
Great: 67%
3GB free, PID 1643
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.2 4.3 4.5 4.7 4.1 4.7 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
6.13% Terrible
Read 13.5
Write 1.5
Mixed 3.5
SusWrite 4.4
6% 5.72 MB/s
4K Read 3.2
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.1
42% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.13%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
26.7% Poor
MC Read 9
MC Write 8.3
MC Mixed 8
24% 8.43 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 6.4
SC Mixed 8.5
23% 8 GB/s
Latency 76.9
52% 76.9 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 26.7%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical M5A78L LE Builds (Compare 1,825 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L LE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $267
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