Asus M5A78L-M LX3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 67.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics95.5% 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 Drive30.9% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
18 months ago, 18 months ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX3  (all builds)
Memory10.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160505
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateApr 12 '20 at 16:27
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 13%
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 PC Performing as expected (41st 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 above expectations (75th percentile)
67.9% Good
Memory 84
1-Core 77.2
2-Core 150
64% 104 Pts
4-Core 280
8-Core 485
48% 383 Pts
64-Core 455
31% 455 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
95.5% Outstanding
Lighting 110
Reflection 140
Parallax 122
89% 124 fps
MRender 115
Gravity 130
Splatting 108
103% 118 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 480GB
380GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UG5100RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 19 36 50 26 52 MB/s
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
30.9% Below average
Read 211
Write 186
Mixed 160
SusWrite 55.7
34% 153 MB/s
4K Read 16.2
4K Write 20.4
4K Mixed 17.8
58% 18.1 MB/s
DQ Read 18.6
DQ Write 19.7
DQ Mixed 20.5
15% 19.6 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 30.9%
Great: 60%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$57
869GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8R0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 181 197 196 195 188 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 189
Mixed 21.7
SusWrite 188
103% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
162% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
46.8% Average
MC Read 19.1
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 17.1
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 11.9
28% 9.97 GB/s
Latency 73.4
54% 73.4 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 92%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A78L-M LX3 Builds (Compare 6,635 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX3 - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $405
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