Asus M5A78L-M LX3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 62%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics151% 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.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX3  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 03 '21 at 15:42
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-6300-$90
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
62% Good
Memory 80.9
1-Core 73.9
2-Core 139
61% 97.9 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 318
36% 278 Pts
64-Core 319
21% 319 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 62%
Great: 67%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Gigabyte(1458 404E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
151% Outstanding
Lighting 214
Reflection 201
Parallax 192
173% 202 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 150
Splatting 135
126% 160 fps
Poor: 137%
This bench: 151%
Great: 167%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
203GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.4 9.3 17 24 69 56 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
10.5% Very poor
Read 6
Write 9.5
Mixed 5.5
SusWrite 30.6
9% 12.9 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
13% 0.07 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 10.5%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
27.4% Poor
MC Read 9
MC Write 8.9
MC Mixed 8.2
25% 8.7 GB/s
SC Read 8.9
SC Write 7.6
SC Mixed 8.5
24% 8.33 GB/s
Latency 78.9
51% 78.9 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 27.4%
Great: 51%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A78L-M LX3 Builds (Compare 6,652 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: $420
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