Asus M5A78L-M LX3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 25%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (7th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 93 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 relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 25.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics56.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Very high background CPU (70%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M LX3  (all builds)
Memory9.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130419
Uptime7.2 Days
Run DateMay 28 '19 at 21:35
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 70%

 PC Performing way below expectations (7th 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-6100-$54
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
25.6% Poor
SC Int 39.5
SC Float 28.9
SC Mixed 36.3
24% 34.9 Pts
QC Int 165
QC Float 141
QC Mixed 150
27% 152 Pts
MC Int 176
MC Float 160
MC Mixed 188
12% 175 Pts
Poor: 26%
This bench: 25.6%
Great: 45%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$170
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 417.22
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
56.5% Above average
Lighting 132
Reflection 122
Parallax 193
48% 149 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 162
Splatting 144
63% 149 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 56.5%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba P300 1TB-$51
188GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 52 52 84 86 85 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
39% Below average
Read 65.8
Write 88.7
Mixed 42.5
SusWrite 69.8
49% 66.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.5
118% 1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 39%
Great: 109%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
620GB free, PID a202
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 22 20 23 23 23 23 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
14.8% Very poor
Read 23
Write 20
Mixed 20.2
SusWrite 22.2
29% 21.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.4
88% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 14.8%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
34.8% Below average
MC Read 14.5
MC Write 9.8
MC Mixed 14.5
37% 12.9 GB/s
SC Read 3.7
SC Write 2.5
SC Mixed 7
13% 4.4 GB/s
Latency 84.6
47% 84.6 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 34.8%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical M5A78L-M LX3 Builds (Compare 7,820 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M LX3 - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $382
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