Microsoft Surface Go

Performance Results

Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation 18%
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 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 25.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics2.48% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive86.5% 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.
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.
SystemMicrosoft Surface Go  (all builds)
MotherboardMicrosoft Surface Go
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1800 x 1200 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190624
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 20 '20 at 07:43
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU5%

 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
Intel Pentium Gold 4415Y
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.6 GHz, turbo 1.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
25.3% Poor
1-Core 42
2-Core 84.4
30% 63.2 Pts
4-Core 130
8-Core 129
18% 129 Pts
64-Core 131
9% 131 Pts
Poor: 17%
This bench: 25.3%
Great: 27%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 615 (Mobile Kaby Lake)
Quanta(152D 1182) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
2.48% Terrible
Lighting 9.1
Reflection 11.8
Parallax 9.3
2% 10.1 fps
MRender 10.4
Gravity 7.9
Splatting 14.6
2% 11 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.48%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kbg30zpz128g TOSHIBA 128GB
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ADMS0101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 380 393 391 388 209 100 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
86.5% Excellent
Read 471
Write 409
Mixed 409
SusWrite 310
90% 400 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 53
4K Mixed 36.8
125% 40.9 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 136
DQ Mixed 230
169% 225 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 86.5%
Great: 88%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 123GB
115GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 57 48 38 38 34 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
34.4% Below average
Read 132
Write 50
Mixed 59.9
SusWrite 44.8
84% 71.6 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1.8
125% 2 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 34.4%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung K3QF4F40BM-AGCF 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB Row of chips LPDDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
58.9% Above average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 21.1
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 14.4
42% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 101
40% 101 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 66%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Surface Go Builds (Compare 877 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 27%
Workstation 17%

System: Microsoft Surface Go

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