Microsoft Surface Book

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 47.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics7.36% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). CPU throttled at 96% 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.
SystemMicrosoft Surface Book  (all builds)
MotherboardMicrosoft Surface Book
Memory3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display3000 x 2000 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171206
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 05:43
Run Duration93 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 17%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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 i5-6300U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
47.2% Average
SC Int 79.6
SC Float 82.9
SC Mixed 82.7
65% 81.7 Pts
QC Int 196
QC Float 235
QC Mixed 217
49% 216 Pts
MC Int 194
MC Float 232
MC Mixed 219
32% 215 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 47.2%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
Microsoft(1414 0014) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4811
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
7.36% Terrible
Lighting 19.1
Reflection 22.3
Parallax 17.6
6% 19.7 fps
MRender 17.6
Gravity 17.6
Splatting 28.6
9% 21.3 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 7.36%
Great: 8%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZFLV128HCGR-000MV 128GB
60GB free
Firmware: BXV75M0Q
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 41% Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB Row of chips LPDDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
62.8% Good
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 24.6
MC Mixed 21.2
65% 22.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 22.9
SC Mixed 18.5
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 96.9
41% 96.9 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 75%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
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Workstation
Workstation 28%
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