Acer Aspire A517-51G

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics19.1% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive82.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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 (44%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). CPU throttled at 88% 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
6 days ago, 6 days ago.
SystemAcer Aspire A517-51G  (all builds)
MotherboardKBL Dragonite_KL
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 08 '17 at 00:30
Run Duration86 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU 44%
CPU Throttled 88%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i5-8250U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
69.4% Good
SC Int 98
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 89.7
77% 96.6 Pts
QC Int 361
QC Float 400
QC Mixed 368
85% 376 Pts
MC Int 361
MC Float 389
MC Mixed 386
57% 378 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce MX150
Acer(1025 121F) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 23.21.13.8792
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
19.1% Very poor
Lighting 65.5
Reflection 38
Parallax 55
19% 52.8 fps
MRender 33
Gravity 55.9
Splatting 45.3
19% 44.7 fps
Poor: 15%
This bench: 19.1%
Great: 20%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
90GB free
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
Read 514
Write 369
Mixed 386
94% 423 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 79.2
4K Mixed 17.5
125% 45.5 MB/s
DQ Read 33
DQ Write 131
DQ Mixed 13.9
31% 59.5 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston ACR26D4S9S8MH-8 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
40.8% Average
MC Read 14.9
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 10.9
38% 13.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 14.8
SC Mixed 12.8
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 70.6
57% 70.6 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 45%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aspire A517-51G Builds (Compare 21 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Acer Aspire A517-51G

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