Asus M5A78L-M LX3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
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 48%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics28.7% 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 Drive32.2% 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.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX3  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 10 '18 at 08:29
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 36%

 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-6300-$55
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
48% Average
SC Int 77.5
SC Float 66.4
SC Mixed 72.4
58% 72.1 Pts
QC Int 240
QC Float 208
QC Mixed 232
52% 227 Pts
MC Int 316
MC Float 268
MC Mixed 303
44% 296 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 48%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$170
Nvidia(10DE 1402) 2GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
28.7% Poor
Lighting 83.8
Reflection 74.4
Parallax 85.2
26% 81.1 fps
MRender 67.7
Gravity 83.3
Splatting 62.8
31% 71.3 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 28.7%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$53
96GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
32.2% Below average
Read 226
Write 121
Mixed 162
38% 170 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 40
4K Mixed 2.31
51% 20 MB/s
DQ Read 18.4
DQ Write 64.6
DQ Mixed 0.04
12% 27.7 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 32.2%
Great: 87%
OOS1000G 1TB
622GB free
Firmware: ZZZZFFFF Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
Read 162
Write 166
Mixed 160
123% 163 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.76
4K Mixed 0.27
93% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
30.1% Below average
MC Read 10.3
MC Write 9.7
MC Mixed 9
28% 9.67 GB/s
SC Read 9
SC Write 7.8
SC Mixed 9.5
25% 8.77 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 30.1%
Great: 46%
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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 LX3 Builds (Compare 5,154 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX3 - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $357
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