Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (12th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 88 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 59%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics120% 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 Drive50.3% 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.
Very high background CPU (84%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 10 '20 at 06:47
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 84%

 PC Performing way below expectations (12th 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 way below expectations (10th percentile)
59% Above average
Memory 84
1-Core 42.1
2-Core 107
50% 77.6 Pts
4-Core 186
8-Core 320
32% 253 Pts
64-Core 412
28% 412 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 59%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
120% Outstanding
Lighting 126
Reflection 168
Parallax 194
102% 162 fps
MRender 126
Gravity 184
Splatting 127
141% 146 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 120%
Great: 149%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$130
896GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 184 70 65 68 68 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
50.3% Above average
Read 200
Write 174
Mixed 196
SusWrite 104
38% 168 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 46.1
4K Mixed 34.3
106% 35.1 MB/s
DQ Read 36.4
DQ Write 69.6
DQ Mixed 28.2
28% 44.7 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
46.5% Average
MC Read 18.8
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 17.1
48% 17 GB/s
SC Read 8
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 11
25% 8.9 GB/s
Latency 73.4
54% 73.4 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 46.5%
Great: 89%

 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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