Asus M5A78L-M LX V2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 25.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics66% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive38% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX V2  (all builds)
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111130
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 16 '17 at 11:16
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th 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-8120
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 1.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
25.6% Poor
SC Int 58.5
SC Float 58.1
SC Mixed 62.1
48% 59.6 Pts
QC Int 75.9
QC Float 73.6
QC Mixed 64.8
16% 71.4 Pts
MC Int 330
MC Float 285
MC Mixed 319
47% 311 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 25.6%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 Fury-$420
CLim: 1050 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
66% Good
Lighting 83
Reflection 90.5
Parallax 327
53% 167 fps
MRender 121
Gravity 233
Splatting 169
76% 174 fps
Poor: 44%
This bench: 66%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$150
305GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
38% Below average
Read 194
Write 171
Mixed 160
39% 175 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 17.1
4K Mixed 13.6
61% 17.9 MB/s
DQ Read 26.7
DQ Write 39.5
DQ Mixed 15.4
17% 27.2 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 38%
Great: 117%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$74
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 94
Write 113
Mixed 69.3
68% 92 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.31
4K Mixed 0.18
100% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
29.5% Poor
MC Read 10.1
MC Write 8.5
MC Mixed 11.1
28% 9.9 GB/s
SC Read 7.1
SC Write 7
SC Mixed 8.5
22% 7.53 GB/s
Latency 83.7
48% 83.7 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 29.5%
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 LX V2 Builds (Compare 898 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX V2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $175
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