Asus X542UQR

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 69.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive110% 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 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.
SystemAsus X542UQR  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X542UQR
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190521
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateNov 23 '20 at 13:02
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU8%
CPU Throttled 90%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
69.3% Good
Memory 73.5
1-Core 120
2-Core 213
78% 135 Pts
4-Core 368
8-Core 418
53% 393 Pts
64-Core 364
24% 364 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 620 (Mobile Kaby Lake R)
Asus(1043 1A00) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8935
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 7.17
Reflection 9.77
Parallax 7.84
6% 8.26 fps
Splatting 0.09
0% 0.09 fps
Poor: 3% Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
CT500MX500SSD4 500GB
111GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 399 370 395 401 397 393 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 437
Write 291
Mixed 382
SusWrite 392
84% 375 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 93.4
4K Mixed 53.2
170% 60.3 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 275
227% 327 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 110%
Great: 123%
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 1TB-$46
689GB free
Firmware: AX0R5J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 110 113 113 115 115 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
62.8% Good
Read 106
Write 106
Mixed 34.3
SusWrite 113
65% 89.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 63%
USB SanDisk 3.2Gen1 16GB
14GB free, PID 5581, Ultra USB 3.0 16GB
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 11 9.2 9.5 8.4 9.3 9 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
13.3% Very poor
Read 30.4
Write 19.3
Mixed 22.9
SusWrite 9.3
26% 20.5 MB/s
4K Read 5.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1.5
133% 3 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 13.3%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6AFR8N-UH 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
37.8% Below average
MC Read 14.6
MC Write 13.5
MC Mixed 10.2
36% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 11.7
35% 12.2 GB/s
Latency 93.4
43% 93.4 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 44%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X542UQR Builds (Compare 231 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
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Desktop
Desktop 60%
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Workstation
Workstation 6%
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System: Asus X542UQR

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