Asus X551CA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 45.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics1.78% 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.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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.
Very high background CPU (90%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAsus X551CA  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X551CA
Memory1.4 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140604
Uptime7.1 Days
Run DateJun 09 '19 at 02:39
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 90%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3-3217U
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
45.3% Average
Memory 80.1
1-Core 48
2-Core 78
47% 68.7 Pts
4-Core 60.4
8-Core 106
10% 83.1 Pts
64-Core 120
8% 120 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Asus(1043 145D) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4653
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.78% Terrible
Lighting 0.1
Reflection 9.6
Parallax 7.4
0% 5.7 fps
MRender 7.8
Gravity 5.9
Splatting 14.4
2% 9.37 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 1.78%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 2.5" 500GB-$37
180GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 29 35 29 27 44 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
20.6% Poor
Read 37.7
Write 39.2
Mixed 19
SusWrite 33.8
24% 32.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
112% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 20.6%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron MT8KTF51264HZ-1G6 Hynix HMT425S6AFR6A-PB 6GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 2048 MB
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
39.3% Below average
MC Read 14.1
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 13.1
39% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 9.9
27% 9.6 GB/s
Latency 80.3
50% 80.3 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 39.3%
Great: 50%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X551CA Builds (Compare 631 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

System: Asus X551CA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 18% - Very poor Total price: $32
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