Asus M5A78L-M/USB3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 47.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics0.47% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive46.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus M5A78L-M/USB3  (all builds)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141202
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateMay 05 '17 at 13:56
Run Duration167 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th 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-8300-$101
AM3R2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
47.6% Average
SC Int 75.3
SC Float 62.6
SC Mixed 60.1
53% 66 Pts
QC Int 250
QC Float 212
QC Mixed 240
53% 234 Pts
MC Int 416
MC Float 358
MC Mixed 408
59% 394 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 62%
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)
0.47% Terrible
Lighting 1.4
Reflection 2.7
Parallax 0.5
0% 1.53 fps
MRender 1.6
Gravity 0.4
Splatting 2.6
1% 1.53 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.47%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$140
195GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
46.7% Average
Read 247
Write 127
Mixed 135
37% 170 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 27.5
4K Mixed 19.6
81% 24.8 MB/s
DQ Read 132
DQ Write 72
DQ Mixed 41.9
47% 82 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 88%
WD 5000AAV External 500GB
125GB free, PID 1001
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
13.7% Very poor
Read 25.1
Write 22.9
Mixed 11.7
24% 19.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.3
67% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 13.7%
Great: 21%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
27.7% Poor
MC Read 9.3
MC Write 9
MC Mixed 8
25% 8.77 GB/s
SC Read 9
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 7.8
24% 8.23 GB/s
Latency 74.8
54% 74.8 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 27.7%
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 6,616 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 - $53

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $298
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