Asus X556UB

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 above expectations (96th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 4 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 52.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above 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.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 96% 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.
SystemAsus X556UB  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X556UB
Memory2.9 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190419
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateOct 22 '19 at 15:46
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU1%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6500U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
52.2% Above average
1-Core 93.1
2-Core 180
65% 136 Pts
4-Core 248
8-Core 252
34% 250 Pts
64-Core 250
17% 250 Pts
Poor: 29%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 51%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
0GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2BA30001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 102 101 103 104 102 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
56.7% Above average
Read 96.9
Write 106
Mixed 58.5
SusWrite 100
66% 90.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451S6CFR6A-PB 1x4GB
1 of 2 slots used
4GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
32.9% Below average
MC Read 11.2
MC Write 11.1
MC Mixed 9.6
30% 10.6 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 10.2
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 76.7
52% 76.7 ns
Poor: 11%
This bench: 32.9%
Great: 33%
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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 43%
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Workstation
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System: Asus X556UB

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 20% - Very poor Total price: $32
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