Asus M5A78L-M LX3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 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 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 52.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics25.7% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive38.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX3  (all builds)
Memory6.8 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130117
Uptime3 Days
Run DateSep 28 '20 at 19:35
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Phenom II X4 955-$83
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
52.6% Above average
Memory 82.5
1-Core 50.9
2-Core 108
52% 80.4 Pts
4-Core 127
8-Core 178
20% 152 Pts
64-Core 188
13% 188 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$128
Gigabyte(1458 3765) 2GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
25.7% Poor
Lighting 93.8
Reflection 54.1
Parallax 90.5
25% 79.5 fps
MRender 72.4
Gravity 92.5
Splatting 69.5
26% 78.1 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 25.7%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 240GB-$193
34GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 603ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 116 118 90 105 102 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
38.8% Below average
Read 166
Write 176
Mixed 135
SusWrite 107
33% 146 MB/s
4K Read 15.5
4K Write 42.4
4K Mixed 22.8
75% 26.9 MB/s
DQ Read 26.8
DQ Write 67.4
DQ Mixed 31.2
28% 41.8 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 85%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
450GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 156 163 164 164 164 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Read 152
Write 139
Mixed 85
SusWrite 157
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
224% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 12GB
null MHz
8192, 4096 MB
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
27.8% Poor
MC Read 11.1
MC Write 7.2
MC Mixed 9.6
27% 9.3 GB/s
SC Read 6
SC Write 5.9
SC Mixed 6.6
18% 6.17 GB/s
Latency 76
53% 76 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 27.8%
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 3,362 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX3 - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $402
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