Asus M5A78L LE

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 56.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics5.75% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive29.6% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L LE  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20121207
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateMar 09 '17 at 18:27
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Athlon II X4 640-$230
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
56.7% Above average
Memory 76.2
1-Core 55.2
2-Core 110
51% 80.5 Pts
4-Core 217
8-Core 220
30% 218 Pts
64-Core 214
14% 214 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 60%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6670
Asus(1043 03EA) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
5.75% Terrible
Lighting 27.7
Reflection 23.8
Parallax 22.8
7% 24.8 fps
MRender 18.7
Gravity 19.6
Splatting 21.1
6% 19.8 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.75%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 120GB-$59
4GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
29.6% Poor
Read 203
Write 139
Mixed 102
33% 148 MB/s
4K Read 14.9
4K Write 18.5
4K Mixed 5.77
40% 13.1 MB/s
DQ Read 15.2
DQ Write 53.4
DQ Mixed 6.84
13% 25.2 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 29.6%
Great: 93%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 500GB
62GB free
Firmware: 0302
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
16% Very poor
Read 27.8
Write 27.7
Mixed 27
21% 27.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.25
4K Write 0.49
4K Mixed 0.16
38% 0.3 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 16%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
30% Poor
MC Read 13.3
MC Write 6.8
MC Mixed 11.2
30% 10.4 GB/s
SC Read 6.1
SC Write 5.8
SC Mixed 7.4
18% 6.43 GB/s
Latency 87.8
46% 87.8 ns
Poor: 16%
This bench: 30%
Great: 57%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A78L LE Builds (Compare 2,293 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L LE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $270
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $195Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $49
Intel Core i5-9400F $155Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $170Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-9700K $365Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super) $510Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $50
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $76SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $75SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $681SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback