Asus Q501LA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 39.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics2.37% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive47.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
CPU throttled at 99% 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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemAsus Q501LA  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK Q501LA
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131206
Uptime5 Days
Run DateNov 05 '19 at 04:10
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4200U-$281
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
39.2% Below average
1-Core 74.9
2-Core 120
48% 97.7 Pts
4-Core 179
8-Core 179
24% 179 Pts
64-Core 178
12% 178 Pts
Poor: 15%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 39%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4400 (Mobile 1.0/1.1 GHz)
Asus(1043 12BD) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4549
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
2.37% Terrible
Lighting 10.3
Reflection 14.9
Parallax 18.5
3% 14.6 fps
MRender 14.4
Gravity 6.1
Splatting 15.4
2% 12 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.37%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
167GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 32 130 32 120 44 MB/s
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
47.8% Average
Read 243
Write 95.1
Mixed 84.3
SusWrite 79.7
28% 126 MB/s
4K Read 13.1
4K Write 31.3
4K Mixed 27.5
72% 24 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 117
117% 189 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron Kingston ASU16D3LS1KBG/4G 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
52.1% Above average
MC Read 17.8
MC Write 19.1
MC Mixed 16.8
51% 17.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 14.3
SC Mixed 17.7
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 55%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Q501LA Builds (Compare 168 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

System: Asus Q501LA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 33% - Below average Total price: $338
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