Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 46.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics37.8% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive41% 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.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 22:18
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-6300-$57
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
46.3% Average
SC Int 71.5
SC Float 61.8
SC Mixed 65.1
53% 66.1 Pts
QC Int 240
QC Float 207
QC Mixed 231
51% 226 Pts
MC Int 315
MC Float 271
MC Mixed 310
45% 299 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 46.3%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
Asus(1043 8613) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
37.8% Below average
Lighting 116
Reflection 78.4
Parallax 118
36% 104 fps
MRender 79.7
Gravity 111
Splatting 80.4
39% 90.3 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$28
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
41% Average
Read 247
Write 159
Mixed 170
42% 192 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 36.8
4K Mixed 4.23
60% 21.5 MB/s
DQ Read 124
DQ Write 88.1
DQ Mixed 4.03
31% 72.1 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 41%
Great: 80%
Samsung HD322HJ 320GB-$44
298GB free
Firmware: 1AC01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
62.9% Good
Read 113
Write 106
Mixed 109
82% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.17
4K Mixed 0.49
123% 1.12 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 62.9%
Great: 63%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$20
298GB free
Firmware: 01.03E01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
57.1% Above average
Read 102
Write 96.7
Mixed 103
76% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.88
4K Mixed 0.41
109% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
42% Average
MC Read 18
MC Write 12.3
MC Mixed 14.5
43% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 7.8
SC Mixed 10.6
26% 9.07 GB/s
Latency 73.2
55% 73.2 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 42%
Great: 58%
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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 3,247 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $312
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