Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 17%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 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 an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 10.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics0.37% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M/USB3  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1280 x 768 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120323
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 02 '19 at 08:41
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Phenom II X4 965-$144
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
10.1% Very poor
1-Core 14.7
2-Core 29.4
10% 22 Pts
4-Core 58.6
8-Core 52.8
8% 55.7 Pts
64-Core 58.8
4% 58.8 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 10.1%
Great: 47%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Radeon 3000 Graphics
Asus(1043 8388) 256MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.37% Terrible
Lighting 1.9
Reflection 2.8
Parallax 0.5
0% 1.73 fps
MRender 1.7
Gravity 1.1
Splatting 2.6
0% 1.8 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.37%
Great: 0%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force GT 120GB-$155
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 114 116 118 111 118 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
38% Below average
Read 176
Write 150
Mixed 157
SusWrite 116
34% 150 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 28.7
4K Mixed 20.9
70% 22.7 MB/s
DQ Read 28.4
DQ Write 63.1
DQ Mixed 32.8
29% 41.4 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 38%
Great: 84%
Samsung Spinpoint F4 2TB-$90
4TB free
Firmware: 1AQ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 58 59 58 59 58 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
45.6% Average
Read 100
Write 35.6
Mixed 55.7
SusWrite 58.2
46% 62.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1
172% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
13.7% Very poor
MC Read 5
MC Write 3.1
MC Mixed 4.6
12% 4.23 GB/s
SC Read 3.8
SC Write 2.9
SC Mixed 5
11% 3.9 GB/s
Latency 129
31% 129 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 13.7%
Great: 59%
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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 18,115 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 - $53

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $368
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