Notebook P17SM-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
3 years ago, 3 years ago.
SystemNotebook P17SM-A  (all builds)
MotherboardNotebook P17SM-A
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141114
Uptime3.5 Days
Run DateJul 07 '17 at 21:14
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4810MQ-$400
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
75.2% Very good
Memory 82.5
1-Core 102
2-Core 206
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 367
8-Core 547
59% 457 Pts
64-Core 546
37% 546 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980M
Clevo(1558 7481) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 22.21.13.8476
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 166
Reflection 140
Parallax 152
44% 152 fps
Splatting 113
0% 113 fps
Poor: 32% Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo mSATA 120GB-$61
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT42B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 59% Great: 104%
Samsung 850 EVO mSATA 250GB
20GB free
Firmware: EMT41B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 401
Mixed 417
97% 437 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 63.3
4K Mixed 36.3
121% 42.1 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 263
DQ Mixed 115
135% 235 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 118%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
211GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3J0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
51.4% Above average
Read 91.9
Write 87.1
Mixed 82.9
66% 87.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.2
82% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B5173QH0-YK0 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
53.7% Above average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 19.4
MC Mixed 15.9
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 18.5
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 76
53% 76 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 53.7%
Great: 57%
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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: Notebook P17SM-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 15% - Very poor Total price: $75
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