Asus N501VW

Performance Results

Gaming 27%
Desktop 61%
Workstation 45%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics20.5% 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 Drive59.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemAsus N501VW  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK N501VW
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151112
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 08 '17 at 00:38
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User SRB-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 i7-6700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
72.8% Very good
SC Int 98.8
SC Float 101
SC Mixed 98.2
80% 99.3 Pts
QC Int 363
QC Float 358
QC Mixed 366
82% 362 Pts
MC Int 484
MC Float 549
MC Mixed 522
78% 518 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960M
Asus(1043 1080) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver.
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
20.5% Poor
Lighting 69.2
Reflection 44.7
Parallax 61.3
20% 58.4 fps
MRender 49.6
Gravity 54.3
Splatting 38.7
20% 47.5 fps
Poor: 14%
This bench: 20.5%
Great: 23%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS256G39MND-2300A 256GB
46GB free
Firmware: 20200L00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
59.9% Above average
Read 479
Write 283
Mixed 356
82% 373 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 62
4K Mixed 11.7
75% 30.5 MB/s
DQ Read 18.9
DQ Write 58.6
DQ Mixed 23.3
22% 33.6 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 78%
Seagate M3 Portable 4TB
2TB free
Firmware: 9300
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
56.2% Above average
Read 101
Write 94
Mixed 67.9
65% 87.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 3.76
4K Mixed 0.49
159% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43BB0-CPB Kingston 9905624-009.A00G 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
69.4% Good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 20
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 22
60% 20.8 GB/s
Latency 74.7
54% 74.7 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical N501VW Builds (Compare 1,001 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 16%
Desktop 75%
Workstation 50%

System: Asus N501VW

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 154% - Outstanding Total price: $280
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