Microsoft Surface Pro 4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 16%
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation 24%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 34.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics11.2% 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 Drive90.6% 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.
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.
SystemMicrosoft Surface Pro 4  (all builds)
MotherboardMicrosoft Surface Pro 4
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2736 x 1824 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171206
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 18:59
Run Duration222 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 i7-6650U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
34.1% Below average
SC Int 84.3
SC Float 73.4
SC Mixed 60.5
58% 72.7 Pts
QC Int 127
QC Float 149
QC Mixed 156
33% 144 Pts
MC Int 158
MC Float 187
MC Mixed 146
24% 164 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 34.1%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel Iris 540 (Mobile Skylake)
Microsoft(1414 0015) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
11.2% Very poor
Lighting 33.4
Reflection 25.7
Parallax 33.9
10% 31 fps
MRender 19.4
Gravity 29.3
Splatting 38.2
12% 29 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 11.2%
Great: 12%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZFLV256HCHP-000MV 256GB
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV75M0Q
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Read 1,078
Write 296
Mixed 453
132% 609 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 58.1
4K Mixed 15.3
82% 31.3 MB/s
DQ Read 27
DQ Write 211
DQ Mixed 14
42% 84.1 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 116%
Generic- USB3.0 CRW -SD 126GB
45GB free, PID 090c
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
15.1% Very poor
Read 70.1
Write 12.3
Mixed 11.6
28% 31.3 MB/s
4K Read 6.14
4K Write 0.27
4K Mixed 0.31
42% 2.24 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15.1%
Great: 20%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB Row of chips LPDDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
56.2% Above average
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 35.7
MC Mixed 14.3
64% 22.3 GB/s
SC Read 5.7
SC Write 12.4
SC Mixed 8
25% 8.7 GB/s
Latency 160
25% 160 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Surface Pro 4 Builds (Compare 3,839 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop 46%
Workstation 18%

System: Microsoft Surface Pro 4

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