Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 52.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics97.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive31.5% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
Run History
11 months ago, 11 months ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160627
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 14 '18 at 00:12
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core-$199
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
52.1% Above average
SC Int 77.4
SC Float 69.3
SC Mixed 74.6
59% 73.8 Pts
QC Int 268
QC Float 232
QC Mixed 257
57% 252 Pts
MC Int 361
MC Float 306
MC Mixed 353
51% 340 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$320
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
Lighting 300
Reflection 293
Parallax 306
94% 300 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 276
Splatting 228
100% 235 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$52
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
31.5% Below average
Read 196
Write 112
Mixed 112
31% 140 MB/s
4K Read 20.8
4K Write 23.5
4K Mixed 7.79
54% 17.4 MB/s
DQ Read 22.8
DQ Write 36.7
DQ Mixed 7.78
12% 22.4 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 31.5%
Great: 90%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$65
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 178
Mixed 164
130% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.22
97% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 101%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
46.9% Average
MC Read 19.6
MC Write 13.7
MC Mixed 17.1
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 12.2
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 71
56% 71 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 84%
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 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 3,809 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $227
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