Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics3.43% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive43.3% 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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141202
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 28 '19 at 18:39
Run Duration181 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
72.6% Very good
Memory 89.4
1-Core 78.6
2-Core 155
66% 108 Pts
4-Core 302
8-Core 493
50% 397 Pts
64-Core 493
33% 493 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Asus(1043 84DC) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 700 MHz, MLim: 275 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
3.43% Terrible
Lighting 12.1
Reflection 11.9
Parallax 9.7
3% 11.2 fps
MRender 10
Gravity 12.3
Splatting 6.4
4% 9.57 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.43%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$67
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 77 77 83 82 80 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
43.3% Average
Read 174
Write 120
Mixed 137
SusWrite 82.6
29% 129 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 43.7
4K Mixed 27.3
94% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 27.3
DQ Write 70.7
DQ Mixed 33.7
30% 43.9 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43.3%
Great: 72%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$140
559GB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 95 95 96 96 98 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
63.9% Good
Read 126
Write 122
Mixed 21.8
SusWrite 95.9
66% 91.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
172% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 107%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$140
1TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 93 93 94 93 94 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
72.3% Very good
Read 158
Write 158
Mixed 39.6
SusWrite 93.6
81% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.5
138% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 107%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$140
1TB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 95 95 96 96 98 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
67.3% Good
Read 138
Write 142
Mixed 20
SusWrite 95.9
71% 99 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 107%
Toshiba DT01ACA300 3TB-$140
326GB free
Firmware: MX6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 93 93 94 93 94 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
60% Above average
Read 115
Write 122
Mixed 15.3
SusWrite 93.6
62% 86.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.7
160% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 60%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$89
3.5TB free
Firmware: 080.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 107 106 108 108 110 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
56.8% Above average
Read 89.9
Write 101
Mixed 62.7
SusWrite 107
66% 90.3 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
227% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
48.6% Average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 17.3
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 12.4
29% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 91%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A78L-M/USB3 Builds (Compare 5,378 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 - $53

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $171
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