Lenovo 81EK

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive187% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 88% 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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemLenovo 81EK  (all builds)
MotherboardLENOVO LNVNB161216
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191128
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 02 '20 at 13:33
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU4%
CPU Throttled 88%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-8250U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
77.9% Very good
Memory 88.1
1-Core 92.5
2-Core 200
75% 127 Pts
4-Core 365
8-Core 528
58% 447 Pts
64-Core 353
24% 353 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC PC SN520 SDAPMUW-512G-1101 512GB
390GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20210001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 913 752 753 739 705 688 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
187% Outstanding
Read 737
Write 705
Mixed 663
SusWrite 758
162% 716 MB/s
4K Read 46.3
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 66.3
231% 85.4 MB/s
DQ Read 992
DQ Write 796
DQ Mixed 889
666% 892 MB/s
Poor: 121%
This bench: 187%
Great: 196%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43CB1-CTD 1x8GB
1 of 1 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
39.4% Below average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 13.3
MC Mixed 10.3
37% 12.9 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 12.4
36% 12.6 GB/s
Latency 69.4
58% 69.4 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 46%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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System: Lenovo 81EK

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