Sony VGN-SZ4MN_B

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 (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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 extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 7.53%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is terrible.
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.
Memory2GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows however a minimum of 4GB is recommended for gaming or any other RAM intensive tasks such as photo/video editing. This system will also be a little more responsive with 4GB of RAM.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 7 years and 11 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). CPU throttled at 5% 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.
SystemSony VGN-SZ4MN_B  (all builds)
MotherboardSony VAIO
Memory1.2 GB free of 2 GB @ 0 GHz
Display1280 x 800 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20061130
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 17:06
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU 20%
CPU Throttled 5%

 PC Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core2 T5600-$58
N/A, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.85 GHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
7.53% Terrible
SC Int 24.2
SC Float 11.4
SC Mixed 15.7
14% 17.1 Pts
QC Int 47.3
QC Float 22.4
QC Mixed 30.6
8% 33.4 Pts
MC Int 47.4
MC Float 22.8
MC Mixed 30.7
5% 33.6 Pts
Poor: 6%
This bench: 7.53%
Great: 14%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba MK1034GSX 100GB
48GB free
Firmware: AH201A Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
10.6% Very poor
Read 27.2
Write 9.61
Mixed 9.38
11% 15.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 0.66
4K Mixed 0.24
55% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 10.6%
Great: 18%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x1GB
2 of 2 slots used
2GB SODIMM DDR
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
10.5% Very poor
MC Read 4
MC Write 2.6
MC Mixed 2.8
9% 3.13 GB/s
SC Read 3.2
SC Write 2.4
SC Mixed 2.9
8% 2.83 GB/s
Latency 144
28% 144 ns
Poor: 7%
This bench: 10.5%
Great: 22%
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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
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Desktop
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Workstation
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System: Sony VGN-SZ4MN_B

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