Asus M5A78L-M LX3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 60.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics125% 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 Drive47.8% 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 (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX3  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 09 '21 at 21:53
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 100%
Watch Gameplay: 2080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320E-$199
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
60.6% Good
Memory 82.3
1-Core 61.3
2-Core 118
56% 87.2 Pts
4-Core 211
8-Core 337
35% 274 Pts
64-Core 364
24% 364 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 68%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$790
MSI(1462 3722) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.72
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
125% Outstanding
Lighting 162
Reflection 154
Parallax 160
131% 158 fps
MRender 176
Gravity 142
Splatting 120
119% 146 fps
Poor: 112%
This bench: 125%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$205
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 95 100 102 106 106 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
47.8% Average
Read 198
Write 119
Mixed 179
SusWrite 97.8
33% 148 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 47.9
4K Mixed 30.3
102% 34.3 MB/s
DQ Read 30
DQ Write 68
DQ Mixed 38.8
32% 45.6 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 123%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
817GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 97 101 104 107 106 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
78.8% Very good
Read 175
Write 170
Mixed 37.1
SusWrite 99.6
87% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
139% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
47.6% Average
MC Read 19.9
MC Write 15.1
MC Mixed 16.7
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.9
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 76.4
52% 76.4 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 91%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M5A78L-M LX3 Builds (Compare 5,945 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: $427
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11400F $220Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11600K $259Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-10700K $277Nvidia RTX 3080 $700Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $92SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback