Lenovo 2985C2U

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 42.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics0.33% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive40.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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 (54%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 99% 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.
Run History
3 years ago, 3 years ago.
SystemLenovo 2985C2U  (all builds)
MotherboardLENOVO 2985C2U
Memory3.1 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1280 x 800 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121011
Uptime2.3 Days
Run DateFeb 09 '17 at 22:05
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User ARE-User
Background CPU 54%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7 L 640
None, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
42.2% Average
Memory 68.5
1-Core 33.8
2-Core 62
38% 54.8 Pts
4-Core 94.1
8-Core 99.5
13% 96.8 Pts
64-Core 115
8% 115 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.2%
Great: 45%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics (Arrandale 0.667/0.766 GHz)
Legend(17AA 215A) 2.8GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 8.15.10.2900
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.33% Terrible
Lighting 1.1
Reflection 1.2
Parallax 1.2
0% 1.17 fps
MRender 1.2
Gravity 1.1
Splatting 1.6
0% 1.3 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.33%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$75
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
40.2% Average
Read 247
Write 179
Mixed 207
47% 211 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 24
4K Mixed 11.3
62% 19.3 MB/s
DQ Read 24.2
DQ Write 33.5
DQ Mixed 10.9
13% 22.9 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M471B5673FH0-CF8 80CE M471B5273DH0-CH9 6GB
1066, 1334 MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
19.9% Very poor
MC Read 6.5
MC Write 6.2
MC Mixed 7.7
19% 6.8 GB/s
SC Read 4.2
SC Write 3.5
SC Mixed 3
10% 3.57 GB/s
Latency 105
38% 105 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 19.9%
Great: 36%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 2985C2U Builds (Compare 1 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

System: Lenovo 2985C2U

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