Acer Aspire A517-51G

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 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 40.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics12.9% 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 Drive9.13% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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.
Very high background CPU (40%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. 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.
SystemAcer Aspire A517-51G  (all builds)
MotherboardKBL Dragonite_KL
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180604
Uptime4.1 Days
Run DateJun 03 '20 at 03:40
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 40%
CPU Throttled 88%

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th 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 1.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
40.9% Average
Memory 60.3
1-Core 38.5
2-Core 75.5
38% 58.1 Pts
4-Core 118
8-Core 180
19% 148 Pts
64-Core 182
12% 182 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia MX150-0
Acer(1025 121F) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 26.21.14.4587
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
12.9% Very poor
Lighting 44.8
Reflection 36.6
Parallax 52.3
12% 44.6 fps
MRender 28.3
Gravity 48.9
Splatting 41
13% 39.4 fps
Poor: 10%
This bench: 12.9%
Great: 16%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+932GBHDD 1TB
648GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 16.8
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 43 54 56 60 55 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
9.13% Terrible
Read 116
Write 133
Mixed 52.3
SusWrite 53.6
20% 88.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3.9
4K Mixed 0.5
4% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 9.13%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 4ATF51264HZ-2G3B1 Kingston ACR24D4S7S8MB-4 8GB
2400, 2400 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
47.8% Average
MC Read 18.3
MC Write 17.1
MC Mixed 16.9
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 13.7
37% 12.8 GB/s
Latency 127
32% 127 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 69%
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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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Gaming
Gaming 15%
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Desktop
Desktop 54%
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Workstation
Workstation 36%
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System: Acer Aspire A517-51G

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