Asus VM42

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 23%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
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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 extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 11.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics2.56% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive69.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 (49%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemAsus VM42  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK VM42
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141028
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 14 '19 at 14:54
Run Duration214 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 49%

 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 Celeron 2957U
BGA-1168, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.4 GHz, turbo 1.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
11.6% Very poor
SC Int 32.1
SC Float 27.2
SC Mixed 32.6
24% 30.6 Pts
QC Int 43.3
QC Float 64.4
QC Mixed 31.6
10% 46.4 Pts
MC Int 50.6
MC Float 28.2
MC Mixed 55.8
7% 44.9 Pts
Poor: 11%
This bench: 11.6%
Great: 20%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics (G4 Pentium/Celeron 1.05/1.15 GHz)
Asus(1043 8534) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.5063
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
2.56% Terrible
Lighting 5.9
Reflection 8.6
Parallax 9.5
2% 8 fps
MRender 10.2
Gravity 3.1
Splatting 8.1
3% 7.13 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.56%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 1TB-$142
616GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060
SusWrite @10s intervals: 259 280 294 308 298 294 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
69.4% Good
Read 378
Write 336
Mixed 338
SusWrite 289
75% 335 MB/s
4K Read 19.6
4K Write 50.4
4K Mixed 28.7
93% 32.9 MB/s
DQ Read 180
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 156
120% 164 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 106%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
304GB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 67 67 70 68 70 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
30.5% Below average
Read 80
Write 72.1
Mixed 57.1
SusWrite 67.6
92% 69.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.2
54% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 62%
WD My Book 25EE 8TB
1TB free, PID 25ee
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 44 65 63 62 65 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
42.1% Average
Read 101
Write 110
Mixed 80.3
SusWrite 58.6
117% 87.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 1.2
206% 2.4 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 81%
WD My Book 25EE 8TB
407GB free, PID 25ee
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 43 64 63 62 65 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
41.5% Average
Read 98.8
Write 106
Mixed 81.4
SusWrite 58.1
115% 86.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 1.3
207% 2.53 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 81%
WD My Book 1230 4TB
1.5TB free, PID 1230
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 66 66 65 63 64 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
37.9% Below average
Read 116
Write 104
Mixed 72.7
SusWrite 63.3
116% 89.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
112% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 37.9%
Great: 60%
Seagate Expansion 1TB
209GB free, PID 2320
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 43 40 45 44 45 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
18.6% Very poor
Read 51.3
Write 52
Mixed 37.3
SusWrite 43.4
62% 46 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.6
40% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 18.6%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
17.9% Very poor
MC Read 5.2
MC Write 6
MC Mixed 9.1
19% 6.77 GB/s
SC Read 3.7
SC Write 3
SC Mixed 4.6
11% 3.77 GB/s
Latency 356
11% 356 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 17.9%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical VM42 Builds (Compare 69 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 25%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: Asus VM42

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $70
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