Asus X556UR

Performance Results

Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation 20%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (22nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 78 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 27.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics4.17% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive76.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (48%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). CPU throttled at 95% 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.
SystemAsus X556UR  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X556UR
Memory1.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190416
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 27 '20 at 16:37
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User JPN-User
Background CPU 48%
CPU Throttled 95%

 PC Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-6200U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
27.1% Poor
1-Core 52.6
2-Core 130
41% 91.4 Pts
4-Core 101
8-Core 176
17% 138 Pts
64-Core 178
12% 178 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 27.1%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
Asus(1043 10DE) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
4.17% Terrible
Lighting 16.7
Reflection 22.2
Parallax 19.8
4% 19.6 fps
MRender 13.2
Gravity 14.5
Splatting 26
4% 17.9 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.17%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$56
178GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 275 282 290 253 269 282 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 405
Write 288
Mixed 248
SusWrite 275
68% 304 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 82.5
4K Mixed 22
97% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 226
193% 287 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 128%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 1TB
369GB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 40 41 39 38 39 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
21.4% Poor
Read 34.7
Write 38.5
Mixed 33.2
SusWrite 39.3
27% 36.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
128% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 21.4%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8ATF51264HZ-2G1A1 04CB 8GB
2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
62.2% Good
MC Read 22
MC Write 25.2
MC Mixed 20.5
64% 22.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 19.3
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 93.4
43% 93.4 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 67%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X556UR Builds (Compare 682 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation 16%

System: Asus X556UR

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