Apple MacBook8,1

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 21%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 14%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is terrible.
Graphics1.56% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive54.3% 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 45% 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.
SystemApple MacBook8,1  (all builds)
MotherboardApple Mac-BE0E8AC46FE800CC
Memory3.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2304 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180917
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateApr 17 '20 at 15:41
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User VNM-User
Background CPU8%
CPU Throttled 45%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core M-5Y31
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.1 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
14% Very poor
Memory 18.7
1-Core 19.5
2-Core 38
15% 25.4 Pts
4-Core 52.7
8-Core 63.3
8% 58 Pts
64-Core 62.7
4% 62.7 Pts
Poor: 15%
This bench: 14%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel Core M HD 5300
Apple(106B 013E) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4531
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
1.56% Terrible
Lighting 5.4
Reflection 6.7
Parallax 7.5
1% 6.53 fps
MRender 6.5
Gravity 5
Splatting 9.2
2% 6.9 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 1.56%
Great: 4%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Apple APPLE SSD AP0256 251GB
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 325 396 386 160 410 454 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
54.3% Above average
Read 254
Write 188
Mixed 151
SusWrite 355
53% 237 MB/s
4K Read 13.8
4K Write 47.8
4K Mixed 16.6
68% 26.1 MB/s
DQ Read 47.6
DQ Write 36.6
DQ Mixed 183
98% 88.9 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 0x483943434E4E4E4350544D4C42522D4E5444 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
21.4% Poor
MC Read 7.6
MC Write 7.1
MC Mixed 9
23% 7.9 GB/s
SC Read 5.5
SC Write 4.5
SC Mixed 6.7
16% 5.57 GB/s
Latency 330
12% 330 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 21.4%
Great: 50%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical MacBook8,1 Builds (Compare 44 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

System: Apple MacBook8,1

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