Lenovo 81EK

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics8.36% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive183% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). CPU throttled at 88% 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.
Run History
8 days ago, 8 days ago.
SystemLenovo 81EK  (all builds)
MotherboardLENOVO LNVNB161216
Memory3.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180809
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 01:31
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 20%
CPU Throttled 88%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th 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 i5-8250U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
71.1% Very good
SC Int 101
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 104
84% 104 Pts
QC Int 329
QC Float 360
QC Mixed 355
79% 348 Pts
MC Int 516
MC Float 596
MC Mixed 396
75% 503 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 620 (Mobile Kaby Lake R)
Legend(17AA 398C) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 24.20.100.6025
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
8.36% Terrible
Lighting 22.2
Reflection 26.5
Parallax 23.3
7% 24 fps
MRender 16.6
Gravity 19.9
Splatting 33.7
9% 23.4 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 8.36%
Great: 10%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS512GD9TNG-62A0A 512GB
408GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80001E00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 602 595 606 604 603 602 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
183% Outstanding
Read 1,380
Write 1,074
Mixed 1,251
SusWrite 602
241% 1,077 MB/s
4K Read 41.2
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 57.2
190% 66.7 MB/s
DQ Read 764
DQ Write 665
DQ Mixed 306
341% 578 MB/s
Poor: 114%
This bench: 183%
Great: 205%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6CJR8N-VK 1x8GB
1 of 1 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
40.7% Average
MC Read 15.4
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 10.8
39% 13.5 GB/s
SC Read 12.2
SC Write 15
SC Mixed 13.1
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 77
52% 77 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 40.7%
Great: 46%
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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 81EK Builds (Compare 452 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 61%
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Workstation
Workstation 36%
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System: Lenovo 81EK

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