Asus X556UQK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (93rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 7 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics7.69% 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 Drive99.8% 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.
CPU throttled at 93% 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
SystemAsus X556UQK  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X556UQK
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170210
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 08 '17 at 00:39
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU3%
CPU Throttled 93%

 PC Performing way above expectations (93rd 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 i7-7500U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
62.8% Good
SC Int 107
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 109
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 269
QC Float 308
QC Mixed 292
66% 290 Pts
MC Int 266
MC Float 309
MC Mixed 281
43% 285 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 620 (Mobile Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 1490) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 21.20.16.4550
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
7.69% Terrible
Lighting 21
Reflection 26.6
Parallax 20.9
6% 22.8 fps
MRender 13.8
Gravity 18.3
Splatting 32.6
9% 21.6 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 7.69%
Great: 8%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron_1100_MTFDDAK256TBN 256GB
205GB free
Firmware: M0MA020 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 478
Mixed 477
108% 481 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 94.4
4K Mixed 32.1
132% 51 MB/s
DQ Read 228
DQ Write 273
DQ Mixed 19.3
79% 174 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 98%
Seagate ST1000LM035-1RK172 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: SDM1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
69.6% Good
Read 124
Write 119
Mixed 87.9
82% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.42
4K Write 0.56
4K Mixed 0.21
93% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6MFR8N-TF 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
40.3% Average
MC Read 14.5
MC Write 13.8
MC Mixed 11.2
38% 13.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 13.5
SC Mixed 12.1
35% 12.4 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 41%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X556UQK Builds (Compare 1,180 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft

System: Asus X556UQK

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