Acer Aspire GX-281

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics46% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive98.8% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB 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.
Run History
SystemAcer Aspire GX-281  (all builds)
MotherboardAcer Aspire GX-281
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170419
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateOct 08 '19 at 06:20
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 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
AMD Ryzen 7 1700X-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
72.4% Very good
1-Core 103
2-Core 206
73% 154 Pts
4-Core 412
8-Core 823
76% 618 Pts
64-Core 1,166
78% 1,166 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$140
Sapphire(174B E354) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1266 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
46% Average
Lighting 164
Reflection 172
Parallax 236
43% 190 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 164
Splatting 127
46% 142 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 46%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$113
143GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 314 265 109 105 86 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Read 570
Write 556
Mixed 516
SusWrite 206
104% 462 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 88.3
4K Mixed 44.6
151% 54.7 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 462
DQ Mixed 265
230% 335 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 175%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$43
743GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8K0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 192 179 190 192 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 170
Mixed 32
SusWrite 189
103% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.5
140% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$50
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 213 215 220 219 213 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 152
Write 185
Mixed 68
SusWrite 212
112% 155 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.7
155% 1 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
Hitachi HDT721010SLA 1TB
500GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 88 93 93 91 93 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
41.6% Average
Read 109
Write 100
Mixed 50.5
SusWrite 91.1
115% 87.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
94% 1.13 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston ACR24D4U7S8MB-8 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
MC Read 34.1
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 28.6
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 24.2
72% 25.3 GB/s
Latency 92.5
43% 92.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aspire GX-281 Builds (Compare 973 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
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Desktop
Desktop 62%
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Workstation
Workstation 41%
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System: Acer Aspire GX-281

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