Asus Q500A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 53.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics2.69% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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 (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAsus Q500A  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK Q500A
Memory3.3 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120817
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateMay 05 '21 at 01:23
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 35%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-3210M-$230
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
53.1% Above average
Memory 71.1
1-Core 75.6
2-Core 135
57% 94 Pts
4-Core 204
8-Core 206
28% 205 Pts
64-Core 204
14% 204 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Asus(1043 107B) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4358
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
2.69% Terrible
Lighting 3.9
Reflection 1.8
Parallax 2.7
3% 2.8 fps
MRender 4.5
Gravity 2.3
Splatting 4.7
2% 3.83 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.69%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST750LM022 HN-M750MBB 750GB
662GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2AR10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 23 29 24 48 65 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
12% Very poor
Read 8.5
Write 14.2
Mixed 10.7
SusWrite 33.4
12% 16.7 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
0% 0 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 12%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT325S6CFR8C-PB HMT351S6CFR8C-PB 6GB
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
53.6% Above average
MC Read 20.2
MC Write 20.1
MC Mixed 17.7
55% 19.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 14.9
42% 14.7 GB/s
Latency 99
40% 99 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 54%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Q500A Builds (Compare 119 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Asus Q500A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 23% - Poor Total price: $50
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