Acer Aspire 5742

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 42.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics0.39% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive29.6% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (51%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAcer Aspire 5742  (all builds)
MotherboardAcer Aspire 5742
Memory2.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120813
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateMay 05 '21 at 06:30
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU 51%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3 M 380-$200
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
42.4% Average
Memory 61.5
1-Core 57.2
2-Core 97.6
45% 72.1 Pts
4-Core 137
8-Core 133
18% 135 Pts
64-Core 134
9% 134 Pts
Poor: 27%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics (Arrandale 0.667/0.766 GHz)
Acer(1025 0487) 3GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 8.15.10.2900
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.39% Terrible
Lighting 0.4
Reflection 1.2
Parallax 0.5
0% 0.7 fps
MRender 1
Gravity 0.5
Splatting 0.5
0% 0.67 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.39%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$35
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1Z40102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 177 22 81 41 40 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
29.6% Poor
Read 230
Write 205
Mixed 210
SusWrite 89.1
41% 183 MB/s
4K Read 16
4K Write 8.1
4K Mixed 0.8
30% 8.3 MB/s
DQ Read 194
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 1.2
44% 107 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 29.6%
Great: 101%
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 1TB-$46
931GB free
Firmware: AX003J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 103 108 108 109 108 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 100
Write 104
Mixed 34.1
SusWrite 107
63% 86.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT4G3S1339M.C16F1K 99U5428-046.A00LF 8GB
1067, 1067 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
20.5% Poor
MC Read 6.3
MC Write 6.3
MC Mixed 8.3
20% 6.97 GB/s
SC Read 6
SC Write 4.1
SC Mixed 4.6
14% 4.9 GB/s
Latency 123
32% 123 ns
Poor: 9%
This bench: 20.5%
Great: 22%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aspire 5742 Builds (Compare 578 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Acer Aspire 5742

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