Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 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 CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics52.2% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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)
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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M/USB3  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141202
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 17 '20 at 14:27
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$75
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
48% Average
1-Core 59.3
2-Core 152
48% 106 Pts
4-Core 292
8-Core 483
49% 387 Pts
64-Core 464
31% 464 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 48%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$428
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
52.2% Above average
Lighting 202
Reflection 177
Parallax 194
53% 191 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 186
Splatting 125
52% 154 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB-$100
131GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM06B0Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 3,448
Write 2,728
Mixed 2,691
657% 2,956 MB/s
4K Read 208
4K Write 86.3
4K Mixed 55.9
432% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 126
DQ Write 360
DQ Mixed 389
255% 292 MB/s
Poor: 64% Great: 116%
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$106
606GB free
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 203 203 204 200 202 MB/s
Performing below potential (11th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
57.2% Above average
Read 220
Write 198
Mixed 183
SusWrite 202
45% 201 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 50.5
4K Mixed 32.9
108% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 29.5
DQ Write 69.8
DQ Mixed 39.6
33% 46.3 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 124%
WD Green 500GB (2009)-$22
439GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 46 47 47 46 52 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
35.9% Below average
Read 77.7
Write 78.3
Mixed 58
SusWrite 46.8
48% 65.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
128% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 55%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$40
930GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 46 47 47 46 52 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
37.6% Below average
Read 82.5
Write 116
Mixed 57.2
SusWrite 46.8
56% 75.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2.9
483% 3.2 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 37.6%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
45.2% Average
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 15.4
46% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 13
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 63%
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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 19,827 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 - $53

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 38% - Below average Total price: $393
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