Asus M5A78L-M LX3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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. 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 61.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics118% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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 (74%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX3  (all builds)
Memory7 GB free of 12 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130419
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateSep 18 '20 at 13:30
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 74%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-4300-$91
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
61.6% Good
Memory 87.5
1-Core 64.9
2-Core 129
60% 93.7 Pts
4-Core 209
8-Core 212
29% 210 Pts
64-Core 204
14% 204 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 61.6%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
Gigabyte(1458 374D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 452.06
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
118% Outstanding
Lighting 123
Reflection 129
Parallax 175
100% 142 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 180
Splatting 132
138% 146 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 118%
Great: 149%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba HDWD105 500GB-$49
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS1OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 87 112 93 112 114 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
72.3% Very good
Read 149
Write 122
Mixed 33.7
SusWrite 103
74% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
147% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 72.3%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 12GB
null MHz
8192, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
38.3% Below average
MC Read 15.4
MC Write 10.5
MC Mixed 13.6
38% 13.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 10.5
26% 9.23 GB/s
Latency 70
57% 70 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 38.3%
Great: 50%

 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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