Asus M5A78L-M LX3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 46.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics14.1% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX3  (all builds)
Memory3.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit renk
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130419
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJan 21 '21 at 20:08
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-4320 Quad-Core
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
46.6% Average
Memory 68
1-Core 62.9
2-Core 105
50% 78.7 Pts
4-Core 146
8-Core 158
20% 152 Pts
64-Core 114
8% 114 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon RX550/550
Sapphire(1DA2 E367) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1206 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.12.1
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
14.1% Very poor
Lighting 17
Reflection 27.5
Parallax 22.6
14% 22.4 fps
MRender 26.7
Gravity 16.4
Splatting 25.8
15% 23 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 14.1%
Great: 14%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$37
200GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC38
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 11 26 70 51 22 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
36.1% Below average
Read 88
Write 16.2
Mixed 32.3
SusWrite 37.9
32% 43.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.4
87% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 71%
Seagate Barracuda 500GB (2016)-$22
199GB free
Firmware: SC13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 25 34 71 56 27 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
37.2% Below average
Read 85.4
Write 88.5
Mixed 49.9
SusWrite 44
49% 66.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
156% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
35.3% Below average
MC Read 13.6
MC Write 10.7
MC Mixed 13.2
36% 12.5 GB/s
SC Read 8.9
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 9.9
26% 9 GB/s
Latency 106
38% 106 ns
Poor: 16%
This bench: 35.3%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A78L-M LX3 Builds (Compare 6,192 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX3 - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $423
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