Lenovo 3209C8U

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics58.6% 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 Drive65.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 7 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemLenovo 3209C8U  (all builds)
MotherboardLENOVO MAHOBAY
Memory8.5 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130130
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '20 at 08:10
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User UKR-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-3570
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
62.6% Good
1-Core 99.8
2-Core 198
70% 149 Pts
4-Core 334
8-Core 342
46% 338 Pts
64-Core 381
26% 381 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$174
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
58.6% Above average
Lighting 221
Reflection 198
Parallax 211
58% 210 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 214
Splatting 181
59% 183 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
TEAML5Lite3D240G 240GB
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0410A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 186 186 197 186 194 MB/s
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
65.2% Good
Read 223
Write 221
Mixed 210
SusWrite 180
47% 209 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 65
4K Mixed 41.6
135% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 44.7
DQ Write 90.7
DQ Mixed 58.4
47% 64.6 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 123%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$99
299GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 44 42 44 45 44 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
32.6% Below average
Read 69.5
Write 61.2
Mixed 54
SusWrite 43.6
42% 57.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 32.6%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8JTF51264AZ-1G6E1 3x4GB
3 of 4 slots used
12GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
55.2% Above average
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 20.6
MC Mixed 16.9
55% 19.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 16.7
SC Mixed 16.3
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 70.9
56% 70.9 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 57%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 3209C8U Builds (Compare 22 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Lenovo 3209C8U

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $353
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