Asus X556UQ

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 45.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics9.81% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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.
CPU throttled at 95% 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 X556UQ  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X556UQ
Memory2.7 GB free of 6 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160627
Uptime4.5 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 01:09
Run Duration99 Seconds
Run User DZA-User
Background CPU8%
CPU Throttled 95%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 Core i5-6198DU
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
45.1% Average
SC Int 77.3
SC Float 82.8
SC Mixed 80
64% 80 Pts
QC Int 190
QC Float 216
QC Mixed 206
46% 204 Pts
MC Int 190
MC Float 218
MC Mixed 209
31% 206 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 940MX
Asus(1043 10CE) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 22.21.13.8494
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
9.81% Terrible
Lighting 24.6
Reflection 26.5
Parallax 32.9
8% 28 fps
MRender 11.6
Gravity 40
Splatting 20.2
11% 23.9 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 9.81%
Great: 13%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
426GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
53.3% Above average
Read 90.9
Write 94.6
Mixed 97.5
71% 94.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.95
4K Mixed 0.27
82% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8ATF51264HZ-2G1A1 Hynix HMA425S6AFR6N-TF 6GB
2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 2048 MB
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
51.7% Above average
MC Read 18.9
MC Write 19.1
MC Mixed 15.5
51% 17.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.4
SC Write 17.6
SC Mixed 15.3
43% 15.1 GB/s
Latency 70
57% 70 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 51.7%
Great: 56%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X556UQ Builds (Compare 338 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

System: Asus X556UQ

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