Asus M5A78L-M LX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 59.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Boot Drive45.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX  (all builds)
Memory6.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131105
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJun 23 '21 at 18:05
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-4100-$110
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Memory 83.7
1-Core 63.8
2-Core 120
57% 89.1 Pts
4-Core 209
8-Core 211
29% 210 Pts
64-Core 205
14% 205 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSD 128GB 128GB
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FW200509
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 197 197 196 195 132 MB/s
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
45.5% Average
Read 216
Write 187
Mixed 169
SusWrite 184
42% 189 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 12
82% 28.8 MB/s
DQ Read 31.8
DQ Write 62.1
DQ Mixed 14.1
20% 36 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 94%
Seagate ST500LM012 HN-M500MBB 500GB
331GB free
Firmware: 2AR20002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 89 90 89 89 90 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
52.3% Above average
Read 93.6
Write 59.5
Mixed 52
SusWrite 88.4
54% 73.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
160% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
43.2% Average
MC Read 18
MC Write 12.2
MC Mixed 15.8
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 8.5
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 12.4
28% 9.73 GB/s
Latency 73.9
54% 73.9 ns
Poor: 16%
This bench: 43.2%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 10 8 60 0" 1280 720
Typical M5A78L-M LX Builds (Compare 1,641 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $345
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