Asus M5A78L-M LX3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics90.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive56.4% 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.
Very high background CPU (39%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX3  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130419
Uptime10.4 Days
Run DateMar 10 '20 at 16:55
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 39%
Watch Gameplay: 2060S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8300-$168
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
64.4% Good
Memory 84.8
1-Core 77.6
2-Core 124
61% 95.4 Pts
4-Core 239
8-Core 376
39% 308 Pts
64-Core 401
27% 401 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super)-$480
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.50
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
90.5% Outstanding
Lighting 100
Reflection 101
Parallax 126
81% 109 fps
MRender 179
Gravity 116
Splatting 103
102% 133 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 106%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$115
575GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 171 182 175 186 192 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
56.4% Above average
Read 206
Write 189
Mixed 183
SusWrite 175
42% 188 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 47.4
4K Mixed 35.1
113% 36.9 MB/s
DQ Read 33.3
DQ Write 60.8
DQ Mixed 43
34% 45.7 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 56.4%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
47.8% Average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 17.2
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.1
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 72.1
55% 72.1 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 91%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A78L-M LX3 Builds (Compare 5,976 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX3 - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $427
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