Asus X556UQK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 68.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics4.65% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive60.4% 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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 93% 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 X556UQK  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X556UQK
Memory3.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190416
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 13 '20 at 16:04
Run Duration213 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%
CPU Throttled 93%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7500U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
68.1% Good
Memory 92.6
1-Core 104
2-Core 181
77% 126 Pts
4-Core 268
8-Core 185
33% 227 Pts
64-Core 224
15% 224 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 620 (Mobile Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 1490) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7325
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
4.65% Terrible
Lighting 20.3
Reflection 26.1
Parallax 24.4
5% 23.6 fps
MRender 11.7
Gravity 17
Splatting 31.7
5% 20.1 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.65%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron_1100_MTFDDAK512TBN 512GB
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0MA020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 221 212 235 211 164 206 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
60.4% Good
Read 363
Write 402
Mixed 302
SusWrite 208
72% 319 MB/s
4K Read 16.2
4K Write 34.6
4K Mixed 25.2
75% 25.3 MB/s
DQ Read 339
DQ Write 81.5
DQ Mixed 139
121% 186 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8ATF1G64HZ-2G3B1 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
35.2% Below average
MC Read 13.6
MC Write 11.9
MC Mixed 10.3
34% 11.9 GB/s
SC Read 8.1
SC Write 7.2
SC Mixed 7
21% 7.43 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 35.2%
Great: 41%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X556UQK Builds (Compare 1,444 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Asus X556UQK

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $28
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