Acer Switch SA5-271

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 (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 40.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics7.38% 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.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (43%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemAcer Switch SA5-271  (all builds)
MotherboardAcer Hawaii
Memory1.6 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2160 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160504
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 08:51
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User GUM-User
Background CPU 43%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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 i3-6100U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
40.5% Average
SC Int 64.7
SC Float 70.5
SC Mixed 67.4
54% 67.5 Pts
QC Int 178
QC Float 203
QC Mixed 192
43% 191 Pts
MC Int 178
MC Float 198
MC Mixed 192
28% 189 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 42%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
Acer(1025 111E) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4691
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
7.38% Terrible
Lighting 18.9
Reflection 24.3
Parallax 18.3
6% 20.5 fps
MRender 16.9
Gravity 16.8
Splatting 30.8
9% 21.5 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 7.38%
Great: 8%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS128G39TND-N210A 128GB
4GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 30001P10
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
Read 200
Write 110
Mixed 122
32% 144 MB/s
4K Read 9.1
4K Write 71.7
4K Mixed 9.4
64% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 341
DQ Write 124
DQ Mixed 105
111% 190 MB/s
Poor: 47% Great: 71%
Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 16GB-$6
7GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 10 10 10 10 11 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
17.2% Very poor
Read 91.3
Write 18.6
Mixed 12.7
SusWrite 11.1
32% 33.4 MB/s
4K Read 6.7
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0.1
28% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 17.2%
Great: 24%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung K4E8E324EB-EGCF 2x2GB
2 of 2 slots used
4GB SODIMM LPDDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
56.2% Above average
MC Read 20.6
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 17.4
57% 20 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 21.4
SC Mixed 15.2
46% 16.3 GB/s
Latency 85.8
47% 85.8 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Switch SA5-271 Builds (Compare 301 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
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Desktop
Desktop 42%
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Workstation
Workstation 24%
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System: Acer Switch SA5-271

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