Asus X556UJ

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 51.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics5.64% 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 Drive78.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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 (48%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). CPU throttled at 96% 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.
SystemAsus X556UJ  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X556UJ
Memory8.9 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190419
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 12 '19 at 16:20
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User SAU-User
Background CPU 48%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6500U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
51.2% Above average
1-Core 92
2-Core 167
62% 130 Pts
4-Core 244
8-Core 246
34% 245 Pts
64-Core 248
17% 248 Pts
Poor: 29%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 52%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 920M
Asus(1043 246A) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 23.21.13.8857
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
5.64% Terrible
Lighting 21.5
Reflection 19.4
Parallax 26.3
6% 22.4 fps
MRender 10.4
Gravity 22.4
Splatting 16.9
6% 16.6 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.64%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$249
439GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 352 364 357 378 367 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
78.9% Very good
Read 388
Write 386
Mixed 300
SusWrite 367
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 12.5
4K Write 81.2
4K Mixed 19.2
86% 37.6 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 334
251% 336 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 126%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 113 114 114 113 114 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
61.6% Good
Read 102
Write 77.7
Mixed 58.4
SusWrite 113
64% 87.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.8
119% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 61.6%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8KTF51264HDZ-1G6E1 Kingston 99U5428-018.A00LF 12GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 8192 MB
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
40.3% Average
MC Read 13.9
MC Write 13.5
MC Mixed 13.5
39% 13.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 14
SC Mixed 13.7
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 86.9
46% 86.9 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X556UJ Builds (Compare 626 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

System: Asus X556UJ

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 18% - Very poor Total price: $70
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