Asus EP121

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 33.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
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.
Very high background CPU (53%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemAsus EP121  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK EP121
Memory0.9 GB free of 4 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1280 x 800 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110126
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateApr 14 '21 at 05:07
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 53%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5 U 470
Socket 989, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.35 GHz, turbo 1.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
33.8% Below average
Memory 53.9
1-Core 40.6
2-Core 61.6
35% 52 Pts
4-Core 81.7
8-Core 79.3
11% 80.5 Pts
64-Core 78.8
5% 78.8 Pts
Poor: 20%
This bench: 33.8%
Great: 36%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics (Arrandale 0.667/0.766 GHz)
Asus(1043 1BE2) 1.8GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 8.15.10.2900
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 0.3
Reflection 0.3
0% 0.3 fps
Poor: 0% Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk P4 64GB
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SSD
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 253
52% 253 MB/s
4K Read 110
4K Mixed 0.3
250% 55 MB/s
Poor: 8% Great: 16%
SDHC Card 32GB
25GB free, PID 6366
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 14 14 14 15 14 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
12.3% Very poor
Read 17.4
Write 14.2
Mixed 14.4
SusWrite 14
20% 15 MB/s
4K Read 3.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 2.3
157% 2.63 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 12.3%
Great: 22%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B5273CH0-CH9 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB SODIMM DDR3 800 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
13.2% Very poor
MC Read 4.2
MC Write 3.9
MC Mixed 4.1
12% 4.07 GB/s
SC Read 4.4
SC Write 3.5
SC Mixed 4.5
12% 4.13 GB/s
Latency 147
27% 147 ns
Poor: 12%
This bench: 13.2%
Great: 29%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical EP121 Builds (Compare 12 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 30%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Asus EP121

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