Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 61.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics105% 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 Drive50.6% 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.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime15.3 Days
Run DateSep 29 '20 at 02:44
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$244
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
61.7% Good
Memory 79.6
1-Core 65.3
2-Core 118
56% 87.7 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 415
41% 327 Pts
64-Core 412
28% 412 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
105% Outstanding
Lighting 91
Reflection 135
Parallax 199
74% 142 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 186
Splatting 129
142% 147 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 105%
Great: 149%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$110
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 184 197 72 56 52 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
50.6% Above average
Read 214
Write 192
Mixed 174
SusWrite 121
39% 175 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 48.1
4K Mixed 31.9
104% 34.9 MB/s
DQ Read 28.7
DQ Write 67.3
DQ Mixed 41.6
34% 45.9 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 133%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
46.7% Average
MC Read 19.3
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 16.8
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 12.3
28% 9.97 GB/s
Latency 81.3
49% 81.3 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 67%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3 Builds (Compare 5,965 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $279
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