Asus X542UN

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics5.68% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive90.7% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 90% 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 X542UN  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X542UN
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20190902
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 05:19
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU1%
CPU Throttled 90%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8550U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
63.8% Good
Memory 73.4
1-Core 97.6
2-Core 198
71% 123 Pts
4-Core 293
8-Core 431
47% 362 Pts
64-Core 404
27% 404 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 620 (Mobile Kaby Lake R)
Asus(1043 1B10) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8681
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
5.68% Terrible
Lighting 7
Reflection 16.9
Parallax 9
6% 11 fps
MRender 8
Gravity 7
Splatting 0.2
6% 5.07 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.68%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team TM8PS7512G 512GB
332GB free (System drive)
Firmware: U0503A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 375 377 385 363 374 374 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
90.7% Outstanding
Read 487
Write 368
Mixed 359
SusWrite 375
89% 397 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 86.9
4K Mixed 27.7
126% 48.1 MB/s
DQ Read 170
DQ Write 299
DQ Mixed 48.9
90% 173 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 90.7%
Great: 102%
Seagate ST1000LM035-1RK172 1TB
531GB free
Firmware: SDM2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 88 90 90 90 89 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
41.1% Average
Read 54.8
Write 61.6
Mixed 54
SusWrite 88.3
48% 64.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.2
74% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905744-091.A00G 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 2667 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
43.1% Average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 12.2
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 15.4
SC Mixed 16.1
43% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 93.7
43% 93.7 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 43%

 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 8 5 60 15.5" 1280 720 AUO41EC
Typical X542UN Builds (Compare 652 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Asus X542UN

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