Lenovo 3209C5U

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics2.06% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive0.92% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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.
Very high background CPU (51%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemLenovo 3209C5U  (all builds)
MotherboardLENOVO MAHOBAY
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160920
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 03 '18 at 23:29
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 51%

 PC Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3770-$184
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
63.3% Good
Memory 74.4
1-Core 83.7
2-Core 158
63% 105 Pts
4-Core 283
8-Core 406
45% 345 Pts
64-Core 425
28% 425 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Desktop 1.15 GHz)-$15
Legend(17AA 3083) 2.2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4252
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
2.06% Terrible
Lighting 10.3
Reflection 11.8
Parallax 8.1
3% 10.1 fps
MRender 8.7
Gravity 6.4
Splatting 13.5
2% 9.53 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.06%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZ7PA128HMCD-010 128GB
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AXM08L1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.1 9.3 8.8 13 13 13 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile)
0.92% Terrible
Read 4.3
Write 14.3
Mixed 5
SusWrite 10.8
2% 8.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0.1
0% 0.07 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 0.92%
Great: 49%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GU6MFR8C-PB Samsung M378B1G73EB0-YK0 16GB
1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
40.2% Average
MC Read 15.3
MC Write 13.2
MC Mixed 13.1
40% 13.9 GB/s
SC Read 11.1
SC Write 12.8
SC Mixed 11.8
34% 11.9 GB/s
Latency 91.7
44% 91.7 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 3209C5U Builds (Compare 6 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Lenovo 3209C5U

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $199
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