Sony VGN-FW31ZJ

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 29%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 24.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics0.8% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive49.6% 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.
SystemSony VGN-FW31ZJ  (all builds)
MotherboardSony VAIO
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20090827
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '19 at 23:44
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core2 Duo T9550-$150
N/A, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
24.2% Poor
1-Core 49.8
2-Core 92.5
34% 71.2 Pts
4-Core 94.7
8-Core 96
13% 95.3 Pts
64-Core 91.5
6% 91.5 Pts
Poor: 10%
This bench: 24.2%
Great: 24%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Mobility Radeon HD 3650
Sony(104D 9035) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.8% Terrible
Lighting 5
Reflection 10
Parallax 2.4
1% 5.8 fps
MRender 4.8
Gravity 2
Splatting 8.6
1% 5.13 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.8%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
TOSHIBA-TR200 240GB
167GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFA15.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 119 117 121 119 118 MB/s
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
49.6% Average
Read 223
Write 199
Mixed 193
SusWrite 121
41% 184 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 41
4K Mixed 24.2
87% 29.4 MB/s
DQ Read 150
DQ Write 139
DQ Mixed 137
105% 142 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 49.6%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR2
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
16.5% Very poor
MC Read 4.2
MC Write 5
MC Mixed 5.1
14% 4.77 GB/s
SC Read 5.3
SC Write 5.3
SC Mixed 5.5
15% 5.37 GB/s
Latency 93.6
43% 93.6 ns
Poor: 17%
This bench: 16.5%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical VGN-FW31ZJ Builds (Compare 12 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 30%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: Sony VGN-FW31ZJ

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 24% - Poor Total price: $206
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