Intel NUC6CAYB

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 39.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics0.12% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemIntel NUC6CAYH
MotherboardIntel NUC6CAYB  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180108
Uptime23.3 Days
Run DateMay 05 '19 at 20:57
Run Duration268 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Celeron J3455
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
39.4% Below average
Memory 47.3
1-Core 45.7
2-Core 91.4
37% 61.5 Pts
4-Core 183
8-Core 181
25% 182 Pts
64-Core 179
12% 179 Pts
Poor: 19%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 39%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics
Intel(8086 2067) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6373
Relative performance (0th percentile)
0.12% Terrible
Lighting 7.4
Reflection 8.3
Parallax 7.6
2% 7.77 fps
MRender 0.1
Gravity 0.1
Splatting 0.1
0% 0.1 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.12%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 120GB
77GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UE4500RL
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 366
Write 234
Mixed 188
58% 262 MB/s
4K Read 13.7
4K Write 24.7
4K Mixed 17.3
56% 18.6 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 80.2
DQ Mixed 42.4
47% 79.5 MB/s
Poor: 31% Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5603-012.A00G 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
32.5% Below average
MC Read 11.6
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 11.9
37% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 3.3
SC Write 4.6
SC Mixed 4.3
12% 4.07 GB/s
Latency 171
23% 171 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 32.5%
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 NUC6CAYB Builds (Compare 438 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 30%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Intel NUC6CAYB

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 13% - Very poor Total price: $25
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