Asus X556UJ

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 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 44.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics3.63% 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
Very high background CPU (36%). 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.
SystemAsus X556UJ  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X556UJ
Memory6.5 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160309
Uptime12.7 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 12:10
Run Duration209 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 36%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th 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 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
44.4% Average
SC Int 80.1
SC Float 87.9
SC Mixed 83.2
67% 83.7 Pts
QC Int 197
QC Float 242
QC Mixed 195
48% 211 Pts
MC Int 204
MC Float 209
MC Mixed 205
31% 206 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
Asus(1043 246A) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 21.20.16.4550
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
3.63% Terrible
Lighting 8.9
Reflection 21.9
Parallax 11.3
3% 14 fps
MRender 9.3
Gravity 7.4
Splatting 14.1
4% 10.3 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.63%
Great: 8%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
439GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2BA30001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 10 5.8 5.1 7 7.2 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
4.21% Terrible
Read 6.5
Write 44.7
Mixed 5
SusWrite 8.2
12% 16.1 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
13% 0.07 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 4.21%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8KTF51264HDZ-1G6E1 Hynix HMT41GS6BFR8A-PB 12GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 8192 MB
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
44.7% Average
MC Read 16
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 14.2
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 11.4
SC Write 14.8
SC Mixed 14.6
39% 13.6 GB/s
Latency 80.8
50% 80.8 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 44.7%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X556UJ Builds (Compare 345 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft

System: Asus X556UJ

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $100
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