Asus X556UQK

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (12th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 88 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 40.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
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.
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.
Very high background CPU (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). CPU throttled at 93% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
Run History
SystemAsus X556UQK  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X556UQK
Memory3.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170210
Uptime3.3 Days
Run DateJun 06 '19 at 01:20
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User BOL-User
Background CPU 38%
CPU Throttled 93%

 PC Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7500U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
40.8% Average
1-Core 83.7
2-Core 111
49% 97.2 Pts
4-Core 177
8-Core 177
24% 177 Pts
64-Core 95.4
6% 95.4 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 60%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 1TB-$40
690GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AX0R5J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 65 62 59 63 61 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
31.5% Below average
Read 48.2
Write 62.7
Mixed 17
SusWrite 61.7
34% 47.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.1
27% 0.23 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 31.5%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6MFR8N-TF 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
25.3% Poor
MC Read 11.5
MC Write 8
MC Mixed 7.8
26% 9.1 GB/s
SC Read 4.9
SC Write 5.6
SC Mixed 5.9
16% 5.47 GB/s
Latency 134
30% 134 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 25.3%
Great: 40%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 14%
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Desktop
Desktop 47%
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Workstation
Workstation 23%
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System: Asus X556UQK

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