Microsoft Surface Book 3

Performance Results

Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 55%
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 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 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 44.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics4.76% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive87.9% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 86% 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.
Run History
SystemMicrosoft Surface Book 3  (all builds)
MotherboardMicrosoft Surface Book 3
Memory25 GB free of 32 GB @ 4.3 GHz
Display3240 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20210706
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateJan 10 '22 at 19:00
Run Duration233 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 28%
CPU Throttled 86%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-1065G7
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
44.8% Average
Memory 51.4
1-Core 112
2-Core 171
64% 111 Pts
4-Core 217
8-Core 245
31% 231 Pts
64-Core 252
17% 252 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 44.8%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel Iris Plus G7
Microsoft(1414 0043) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
4.76% Terrible
Lighting 5.5
Reflection 6.3
Parallax 6.7
4% 6.17 fps
MRender 5.6
Gravity 6.5
Splatting 6.3
5% 6.13 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 4.76%
Great: 14%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
210GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80041C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 356 329 358 332 344 338 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
87.9% Excellent
Read 551
Write 364
Mixed 423
SusWrite 343
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 11.3
4K Write 65.1
4K Mixed 45.9
110% 40.8 MB/s
DQ Read 272
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 181
136% 187 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 153%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung K4UCE3Q4AA-MGCL 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB Row of chips LPDDR4 4267 MHz clocked @ 3733 MHz
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
91.5% Outstanding
MC Read 32
MC Write 37.2
MC Mixed 34
98% 34.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 33.4
SC Mixed 25.1
72% 25.4 GB/s
Latency 156
26% 156 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 117%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 13: 2R 1G 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
13% 8% 39 24 3 60 15" 1498 998 LGD0554
History: Score 12: 1R 2G 1B | Score 13: 2R 1G 0B | Score 13: 2R 1G 0B
Typical Surface Book 3 Builds (Compare 2,485 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 17%
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 16%

System: Microsoft Surface Book 3

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