Asus X550CA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 53.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics2.25% 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.
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAsus X550CA  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X550CA
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130529
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 27 '19 at 10:21
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-3337U
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
53.3% Above average
Memory 82.6
1-Core 47.8
2-Core 93.4
50% 74.6 Pts
4-Core 140
8-Core 151
20% 146 Pts
64-Core 150
10% 150 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 60%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Asus(1043 124D) 2.5GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4252
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
2.25% Terrible
Lighting 11.8
Reflection 13.8
Parallax 8.9
3% 11.5 fps
MRender 10.3
Gravity 6.7
Splatting 17.5
2% 11.5 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 2.25%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba MQ01ABD050V -63 500GB
440GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AX0A1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 67 81 78 79 77 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
24.6% Poor
Read 12.4
Write 22.8
Mixed 13.5
SusWrite 73.1
22% 30.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.4
77% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 24.6%
Great: 64%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron MT8KTF51264HZ-1G6 04CB AM1L16BC4R1-B1MS 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
50.5% Above average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 19.9
MC Mixed 17
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 11.9
SC Mixed 11.6
34% 12.1 GB/s
Latency 75.9
53% 75.9 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 55%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X550CA Builds (Compare 1,364 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

System: Asus X550CA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 19% - Very poor Total price: $32
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