Asus X556UF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (10th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 90 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 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 43.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics2.81% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive57.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (56%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 95% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
SystemAsus X556UF  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X556UF
Memory2.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors, 1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190419
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateOct 14 '21 at 07:55
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU 56%
CPU Throttled 95%

 PC Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6200U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
43.3% Average
Memory 70.2
1-Core 60.9
2-Core 66.4
46% 65.8 Pts
4-Core 94.9
8-Core 110
14% 103 Pts
64-Core 128
9% 128 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 43.3%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
Asus(1043 246A) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 30.0.100.9684
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
2.81% Terrible
Lighting 5.7
Reflection 7.4
Parallax 6.9
5% 6.67 fps
MRender 4.7
Gravity 0.2
Splatting 0.1
1% 1.67 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.81%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB
662GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 277 285 318 301 242 299 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
57.7% Above average
Read 300
Write 318
Mixed 156
SusWrite 287
60% 265 MB/s
4K Read 11.6
4K Write 28.4
4K Mixed 17.3
55% 19.1 MB/s
DQ Read 284
DQ Write 212
DQ Mixed 105
118% 201 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 119%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8KTF51264HDZ-1G6E1 Kingston 9905603-020.A00G 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
36.4% Below average
MC Read 13
MC Write 13.7
MC Mixed 12.5
37% 13.1 GB/s
SC Read 7.3
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 8.7
24% 8.33 GB/s
Latency 101
40% 101 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 7 5 60 15.5" 1280 720 BOE0662
Typical X556UF Builds (Compare 543 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Asus X556UF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 22% - Poor Total price: $28
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