Microsoft Surface Book 2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 34.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics4.52% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive122% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (49%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). CPU throttled at 90% 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.
SystemMicrosoft Surface Book 2  (all builds)
MotherboardMicrosoft Surface Book 2
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display3240 x 2160 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190821
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateNov 02 '19 at 10:45
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 49%
CPU Throttled 90%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8650U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
34.1% Below average
1-Core 52.3
2-Core 128
41% 90.2 Pts
4-Core 175
8-Core 284
29% 230 Pts
64-Core 332
22% 332 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 34.1%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 620 (Mobile Kaby Lake R)
Microsoft(1414 0028) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6472
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
4.52% Terrible
Lighting 17.4
Reflection 150
Parallax 17.9
5% 61.8 fps
MRender 17.4
Gravity 14.8
Splatting 24.7
4% 19 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.52%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZFLW1T0HMLH-000MU 1TB
897GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXY74M0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 442 439 434 477 622 624 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 674
Write 716
Mixed 325
SusWrite 506
125% 555 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 88.8
4K Mixed 39.7
145% 53.2 MB/s
DQ Read 650
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 496
353% 461 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 122%
Great: 177%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB Row of chips LPDDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
60.4% Good
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 24.9
MC Mixed 19.2
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 11.7
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 16.6
50% 17.7 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Surface Book 2 Builds (Compare 8,945 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

System: Microsoft Surface Book 2

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