Asus K501UX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 48.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics5.79% 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 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 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.
Run History
2 months ago, 5 days ago.
SystemAsus K501UX  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK K501UX
Memory3.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160120
Uptime8.2 Days
Run DateSep 14 '18 at 20:05
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU4%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 i7-6500U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
48.7% Average
SC Int 85.9
SC Float 91.6
SC Mixed 87.1
71% 88.2 Pts
QC Int 218
QC Float 230
QC Mixed 219
50% 222 Pts
MC Int 222
MC Float 260
MC Mixed 246
36% 243 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 48.7%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
Asus(1043 1D1D) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 21.20.16.4550
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
5.79% Terrible
Lighting 17.4
Reflection 40.3
Parallax 15.4
5% 24.4 fps
MRender 8
Gravity 14.3
Splatting 24.9
6% 15.7 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.79%
Great: 8%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi HTS541010A7E630 1TB
809GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SE0OA4A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 87 86 77 86 83 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
53.1% Above average
Read 100
Write 104
Mixed 23.3
SusWrite 84.9
56% 78.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
108% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8KTF1G64HDZ-1G6A1 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
30% Below average
MC Read 10.9
MC Write 10.5
MC Mixed 8.8
29% 10.1 GB/s
SC Read 5.4
SC Write 10.1
SC Mixed 9.4
24% 8.3 GB/s
Latency 89
45% 89 ns
Poor: 13%
This bench: 30%
Great: 31%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical K501UX Builds (Compare 696 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard

System: Asus K501UX - $999

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Total price: $999
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