Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop 45%
Workstation 29%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 46.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics33.3% 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 Drive48.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M/USB3  (all builds)
Memory9.1 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141202
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 18 '17 at 20:34
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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-4100-$110
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
46.6% Average
SC Int 62.1
SC Float 71.8
SC Mixed 73.4
55% 69.1 Pts
QC Int 222
QC Float 209
QC Mixed 228
50% 220 Pts
MC Int 230
MC Float 200
MC Mixed 217
32% 216 Pts
Poor: 27%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$213
Zotac(19DA 1375) 2GB
MaxC: 1443 MHz, MaxM: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
33.3% Below average
Lighting 114
Reflection 89.1
Parallax 89.9
31% 97.5 fps
MRender 76.9
Gravity 110
Splatting 76
40% 87.7 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 33.3%
Great: 46%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intenso 128GB 128GB
46GB free
Firmware: N0530A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
48.1% Average
Read 227
Write 192
Mixed 194
46% 204 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 42.1
4K Mixed 18.2
85% 28.7 MB/s
DQ Read 31
DQ Write 58.7
DQ Mixed 20
22% 36.6 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 89%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$63
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 150
Mixed 14.2
80% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 1.84
4K Mixed 0.12
80% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 12GB
null MHz
2048, 2048, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
41.6% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 12.7
MC Mixed 14.8
42% 14.8 GB/s
SC Read 8.2
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 10
25% 8.63 GB/s
Latency 73.3
55% 73.3 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 50%
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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/USB3 Builds (Compare 5,492 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 24%
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation 28%

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 - $52

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $280
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