Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 52.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics9.53% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Memory14GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 14GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 14 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20161118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '19 at 17:38
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$130
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
52.5% Above average
1-Core 79.2
2-Core 157
56% 118 Pts
4-Core 287
8-Core 480
48% 383 Pts
64-Core 501
34% 501 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6770
XFX(1682 3150) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.850.0.0
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
9.53% Terrible
Lighting 46.1
Reflection 29.2
Parallax 41.9
12% 39.1 fps
MRender 24.3
Gravity 34.5
Splatting 35
9% 31.3 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 9.53%
Great: 10%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$59
316GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
Read 192
Write 125
Mixed 172
36% 163 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 40.1
4K Mixed 32.1
101% 32.5 MB/s
DQ Read 30.7
DQ Write 64.4
DQ Mixed 36.6
31% 43.9 MB/s
Poor: 76% Great: 130%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 14GB
null MHz
8192, 4096, 2048 MB
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
26.3% Poor
MC Read 9.4
MC Write 8.2
MC Mixed 6.5
23% 8.03 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 7.5
24% 8.27 GB/s
Latency 70.4
57% 70.4 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 26.3%
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 PLUS/USB3 Builds (Compare 8,107 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M PLUS/USB3

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