Asus Z550SA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 26%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 30.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics1.47% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
14 months ago, 14 months ago.
SystemAsus Z550SA  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK Z550SA
Memory2.1 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160920
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '20 at 15:56
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Celeron N3160
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.6 GHz, turbo 2.25 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
30.5% Below average
Memory 41.9
1-Core 28
2-Core 56.3
27% 42.1 Pts
4-Core 112
8-Core 112
15% 112 Pts
64-Core 110
7% 110 Pts
Poor: 20%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 35%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics
Asus(1043 13B0) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.5126
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
1.47% Terrible
Lighting 1.73
Reflection 2.46
Parallax 2.53
1% 2.24 fps
MRender 2.57
Gravity 1.8
Splatting 3
2% 2.46 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.47%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 2.5" 500GB (2013)
348GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 58 48 74 92 97 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
51.9% Above average
Read 108
Write 111
Mixed 56.1
SusWrite 72.6
64% 86.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 63%
Generic Flash Disk 16GB
14GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.8 9.4 9.3 8.8 9.4 9.5 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
5.05% Terrible
Read 13.8
Write 5.8
Mixed 5.2
SusWrite 9.2
10% 8.5 MB/s
4K Read 4.4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
16% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.05%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown SF564128CJ8NWMNSEG 1x4GB
1 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
20.5% Poor
MC Read 7.9
MC Write 8.5
MC Mixed 6.3
22% 7.57 GB/s
SC Read 3.3
SC Write 5
SC Mixed 4
12% 4.1 GB/s
Latency 194
21% 194 ns
Poor: 11%
This bench: 20.5%
Great: 32%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Z550SA Builds (Compare 33 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 29%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Asus Z550SA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 5% - Terrible Total price: $56
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