Intel NUC6i7KYB

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics11.5% 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 Drive229% 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
CPU throttled at 99% 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.
SystemIntel(R) NUC6i7KY
MotherboardIntel NUC6i7KYB  (all builds)
Memory6.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20190507
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 10 '19 at 03:49
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6770HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
79.6% Very good
Memory 91.7
1-Core 107
2-Core 206
80% 135 Pts
4-Core 364
8-Core 536
58% 450 Pts
64-Core 540
36% 540 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel Iris Pro 580 (Mobile Skylake)
Intel(8086 2064) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 21.20.16.4860
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
11.5% Very poor
Lighting 52
Reflection 32.8
Parallax 53.9
14% 46.2 fps
MRender 24.3
Gravity 43.5
Splatting 60.4
12% 42.7 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 11.5%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$83
199GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1428 404 399 404 406 407 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
229% Outstanding
Read 1,564
Write 1,694
Mixed 1,045
SusWrite 575
273% 1,219 MB/s
4K Read 68.1
4K Write 177
4K Mixed 75.6
294% 107 MB/s
DQ Read 1,008
DQ Write 854
DQ Mixed 959
711% 941 MB/s
Poor: 153%
This bench: 229%
Great: 274%
Samsung 840 Series 500GB
164GB free
Firmware: CB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 333 347 333 266 315 276 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
54% Above average
Read 303
Write 182
Mixed 224
SusWrite 311
57% 255 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 24.7
4K Mixed 20.3
66% 20.9 MB/s
DQ Read 33.5
DQ Write 63.8
DQ Mixed 41.7
34% 46.3 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 54%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT4G4SFS824A.C8FF 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
121% Outstanding
MC Read 55
MC Write 55.4
MC Mixed 27.5
131% 46 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 41.4
SC Mixed 22.1
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 121%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical NUC6i7KYB Builds (Compare 31 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Intel NUC6i7KYB

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