Microsoft Surface Pro 6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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. 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 59.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics5.75% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive40.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 89% 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.
SystemMicrosoft Surface Pro 6  (all builds)
MotherboardMicrosoft Surface Pro 6
Memory4.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2736 x 1824 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180908
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 22 '19 at 14:58
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 25%
CPU Throttled 89%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-8350U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.9 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
59.4% Above average
Memory 69.3
1-Core 101
2-Core 176
68% 115 Pts
4-Core 273
8-Core 360
41% 316 Pts
64-Core 360
24% 360 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 620 (Mobile Kaby Lake R)
Microsoft(1414 0026) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 24.20.100.6294
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
5.75% Terrible
Lighting 20.4
Reflection 25
Parallax 22.6
5% 22.7 fps
MRender 22
Gravity 19
Splatting 31.3
6% 24.1 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.75%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kbg30zpz128g TOSHIBA 128GB
86GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADMS0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 71 60 53 47 63 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
40.2% Average
Read 345
Write 106
Mixed 144
SusWrite 61.3
36% 164 MB/s
4K Read 22.8
4K Write 19.7
4K Mixed 9.5
57% 17.3 MB/s
DQ Read 197
DQ Write 78.6
DQ Mixed 102
85% 126 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB Row of chips LPDDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
64.1% Good
MC Read 23.2
MC Write 25.7
MC Mixed 19.8
65% 22.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 25.4
SC Mixed 20.3
57% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 74%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Surface Pro 6 Builds (Compare 3,390 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

System: Microsoft Surface Pro 6

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