Asus X551MA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 21%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 15.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics1.1% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemAsus X551MA  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X551MA
Memory2.5 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20150415
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 21:58
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 Celeron N2840
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
15.2% Very poor
SC Int 42.6
SC Float 24.5
SC Mixed 31.2
26% 32.8 Pts
QC Int 85.6
QC Float 49
QC Mixed 62.5
15% 65.7 Pts
MC Int 85.4
MC Float 49.5
MC Mixed 63
10% 66 Pts
Poor: 7%
This bench: 15.2%
Great: 15%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics (Bay Trail 0.667 - 0.854 GHz)
Asus(1043 14DD) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4653
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
1.1% Terrible
Lighting 2.6
Reflection 2.9
Parallax 2.8
1% 2.77 fps
MRender 3.7
Gravity 2.4
Splatting 3.5
1% 3.2 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.1%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba MQ01ABF050 500GB-$32
432GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AM0B1J Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
54.4% Above average
Read 107
Write 82.5
Mixed 90.6
70% 93.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.15
56% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451S6BFR8A-PB 1x4GB
1 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled
17.5% Very poor
MC Read 5.8
MC Write 5
MC Mixed 6.4
16% 5.73 GB/s
SC Read 2.7
SC Write 5.2
SC Mixed 4.7
12% 4.2 GB/s
Latency 116
34% 116 ns
Poor: 13%
This bench: 17.5%
Great: 32%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X551MA Builds (Compare 578 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 22%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: Asus X551MA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 114% - Outstanding Total price: $85
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