Sony VPCEC3S0E

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 36.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics0.94% 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.
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.
SystemSony VPCEC3S0E  (all builds)
MotherboardSony VAIO
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110128
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateSep 11 '19 at 10:00
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5 M 460-$65
N/A, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
36.1% Below average
1-Core 67.7
2-Core 112
44% 89.7 Pts
4-Core 167
8-Core 174
23% 170 Pts
64-Core 171
11% 171 Pts
Poor: 15%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 37%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470
Sony(104D 9071) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.94% Terrible
Lighting 4.7
Reflection 5.9
Parallax 6
1% 5.53 fps
MRender 4.3
Gravity 2.8
Splatting 5
1% 4.03 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.94%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi HTS545025B9SA00 250GB
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PB2OC64G
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 40 48 57 60 57 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
32.3% Below average
Read 62.1
Write 60.2
Mixed 29.9
SusWrite 50.5
37% 50.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.5
89% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 32.3%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
25.1% Poor
MC Read 8
MC Write 7
MC Mixed 10.9
25% 8.63 GB/s
SC Read 6.4
SC Write 5.5
SC Mixed 6.6
18% 6.17 GB/s
Latency 111
36% 111 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 25.1%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical VPCEC3S0E Builds (Compare 13 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 35%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

System: Sony VPCEC3S0E

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $108
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