Asus X540SAA

Performance Results

Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop 21%
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 16.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is terrible.
Graphics1.32% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive40.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAsus X540SAA  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X540SAA
Memory1.2 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160804
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMay 18 '21 at 02:43
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Celeron N3060
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.6 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
16.9% Very poor
Memory 24.4
1-Core 25.8
2-Core 55.4
21% 35.2 Pts
4-Core 54.4
8-Core 58.3
8% 56.3 Pts
64-Core 54.9
4% 54.9 Pts
Poor: 10%
This bench: 16.9%
Great: 29%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics
Asus(1043 10C0) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
1.32% Terrible
Lighting 1.5
Reflection 1.1
Parallax 2.5
1% 1.7 fps
MRender 2.2
Gravity 1.7
Splatting 2.4
1% 2.1 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.32%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU650 120GB-$35
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P180516a
SusWrite @10s intervals: 28 52 56 58 59 58 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
40.3% Average
Read 373
Write 56.4
Mixed 96.4
SusWrite 51.9
31% 144 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 14.5
4K Mixed 18.4
63% 18 MB/s
DQ Read 87.4
DQ Write 27.9
DQ Mixed 39.6
34% 51.6 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8KTF51264HZ-1G6P1 1x4GB
1 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
15% Very poor
MC Read 4.8
MC Write 6.7
MC Mixed 4.8
16% 5.43 GB/s
SC Read 2.8
SC Write 4.3
SC Mixed 4
11% 3.7 GB/s
Latency 290
14% 290 ns
Poor: 10%
This bench: 15%
Great: 32%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X540SAA Builds (Compare 173 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop 25%
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Asus X540SAA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 17% - Very poor Total price: $35
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