Asus X550CA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 45.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4.32% 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.
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 79% 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 X550CA  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X550CA
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130417
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 01:53
Run Duration91 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
CPU Throttled 79%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 i7-3537U
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
45.7% Average
SC Int 83.8
SC Float 85.6
SC Mixed 83.3
67% 84.2 Pts
QC Int 203
QC Float 203
QC Mixed 205
46% 204 Pts
MC Int 204
MC Float 206
MC Mixed 206
31% 205 Pts
Poor: 12%
This bench: 45.7%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Asus(1043 124D) 2.5GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4358
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
4.32% Terrible
Lighting 12.7
Reflection 14.9
Parallax 9.7
4% 12.4 fps
MRender 11.5
Gravity 7.3
Splatting 18.7
5% 12.5 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.32%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB
186GB free
Firmware: JA0OA560 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
44.5% Average
Read 77.4
Write 77.6
Mixed 72.7
57% 75.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.33
4K Mixed 0.15
62% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 44.5%
Great: 56%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Elpida EBJ40UG8EFU0 Samsung M471B5273CH0-YK0 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
55.6% Above average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 20
MC Mixed 17.6
55% 19.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 17.1
47% 16.6 GB/s
Latency 70.2
57% 70.2 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 55.6%
Great: 55%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X550CA Builds (Compare 534 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

System: Asus X550CA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 121% - Outstanding Total price: $139
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