Microsoft Surface Pro

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 52.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics5.57% 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 Drive142% 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.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. 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.
Run History
14 months ago, 14 months ago.
SystemMicrosoft Surface Pro  (all builds)
MotherboardMicrosoft Surface Pro
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2736 x 1824 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180529
Uptime39.9 Days
Run DateJun 17 '19 at 05:09
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 37%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7300U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
52.7% Above average
Memory 67
1-Core 82.1
2-Core 143
58% 97.4 Pts
4-Core 221
8-Core 237
31% 229 Pts
64-Core 230
15% 230 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 68%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 620 (Mobile Kaby Lake)
Microsoft(1414 0026) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4749
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
5.57% Terrible
Lighting 20.7
Reflection 24.7
Parallax 20.3
5% 21.9 fps
MRender 18.5
Gravity 19.2
Splatting 0.3
6% 12.7 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.57%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung KUS030202M-B000 256GB
173GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXY86M1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 427 296 297 296 296 297 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Read 752
Write 667
Mixed 362
SusWrite 318
117% 525 MB/s
4K Read 49.6
4K Write 95.2
4K Mixed 54.7
196% 66.5 MB/s
DQ Read 788
DQ Write 656
DQ Mixed 565
466% 670 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 142%
Great: 137%
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 (66th percentile)
62.4% Good
MC Read 23.1
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 21.7
65% 22.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 22.9
SC Mixed 15.2
48% 16.8 GB/s
Latency 109
37% 109 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 76%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Surface Pro Builds (Compare 1,078 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

System: Microsoft Surface Pro

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