Microsoft Surface Pro 4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 43.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics7.27% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive87.5% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (40%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemMicrosoft Surface Pro 4  (all builds)
MotherboardMicrosoft Surface Pro 4
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display2736 x 1824 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190418
Uptime4.2 Days
Run DateApr 24 '20 at 21:26
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 40%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6650U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
43.2% Average
Memory 60.6
1-Core 47.4
2-Core 90.6
42% 66.2 Pts
4-Core 149
8-Core 162
21% 156 Pts
64-Core 162
11% 162 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 43.2%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel Iris Graphics 540
Microsoft(1414 0015) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 24.20.100.6299
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
7.27% Terrible
Lighting 32.6
Reflection 25.9
Parallax 34.6
9% 31 fps
MRender 15.8
Gravity 27.3
Splatting 32
7% 25 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.27%
Great: 10%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZFLV256 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
187GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV75M0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 282 286 285 282 286 285 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Read 533
Write 288
Mixed 239
SusWrite 284
75% 336 MB/s
4K Read 18.5
4K Write 75
4K Mixed 19.6
93% 37.7 MB/s
DQ Read 709
DQ Write 245
DQ Mixed 353
293% 436 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 120%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB Row of chips LPDDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
58.3% Above average
MC Read 19.6
MC Write 27.6
MC Mixed 18
62% 21.7 GB/s
SC Read 8
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 15.3
42% 14.6 GB/s
Latency 126
32% 126 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Surface Pro 4 Builds (Compare 10,111 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Microsoft Surface Pro 4

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