Asus VivoBook 15_ASUS Laptop X542UF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics10.5% 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 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 90% 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
SystemAsus VivoBook 15_ASUS Laptop X542UF  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X542UF
Memory6.9 GB free of 12 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190613
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJul 01 '20 at 01:23
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User COL-User
Background CPU5%
CPU Throttled 90%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8550U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
76.2% Very good
Memory 86.5
1-Core 119
2-Core 229
84% 145 Pts
4-Core 357
8-Core 534
57% 445 Pts
64-Core 504
34% 504 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia MX130
Asus(1043 10D1) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 27.21.14.5148
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
10.5% Very poor
Lighting 38
Reflection 25.8
Parallax 37.1
10% 33.6 fps
MRender 26.7
Gravity 38.9
Splatting 20
11% 28.5 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 10.5%
Great: 11%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi HTS541010B7E610 1TB
578GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 84 84 90 88 88 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
52.2% Above average
Read 94.7
Write 95.4
Mixed 65.9
SusWrite 86.4
63% 85.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.7
182% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA851S6AFR6N-UH Kingston 9905700-050.A00G 12GB
2400, 2400 MHz
4096, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
59.9% Above average
MC Read 23.1
MC Write 22.2
MC Mixed 16.6
59% 20.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 23
SC Mixed 19.4
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 70.9
56% 70.9 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical VivoBook 15_ASUS Laptop X542UF Builds (Compare 982 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

System: Asus VivoBook 15_ASUS Laptop X542UF

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