Asus P5S-MX SE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 13%
Tree trunk
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 28.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics0.54% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory2GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows however a minimum of 4GB is recommended for gaming or any other RAM intensive tasks such as photo/video editing. This system will also be a little more responsive with 4GB of RAM.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsus P5S-MX SE  (all builds)
Memory0.9 GB free of 2 GB @ 0 GHz
Display1400 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20070905
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 06 '22 at 17:46
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core2 Duo E4500-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
28.5% Poor
Memory 44.4
1-Core 38.1
2-Core 74.3
32% 52.3 Pts
4-Core 74.9
8-Core 76.2
10% 75.6 Pts
64-Core 74.2
5% 74.2 Pts
Poor: 22%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 41%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Radeon HD 2400-PRO
PwrHis(1787 2232) 256MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
0.54% Terrible
Lighting 0.6
Reflection 1.6
Parallax 0.4
0% 0.87 fps
MRender 0.9
Gravity 0.7
Splatting 1.1
1% 0.9 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.54%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST3500414CS 500GB
431GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SC13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 58 49 50 12 30 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
37.6% Below average
Read 90.4
Write 99.3
Mixed 50.5
SusWrite 40.1
52% 70.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
158% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 37.6%
Great: 61%
Sony Storage Media 32GB
22GB free, PID 02a5
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.2 5.6 5.7 5.7 5.7 5.6 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
5.35% Terrible
Read 17.6
Write 10.2
Mixed 9.7
SusWrite 5.7
13% 10.8 MB/s
4K Read 2.7
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.5
37% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.35%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x1GB
2 of 2 slots used
2GB DIMM SDRAM
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
8.89% Terrible
MC Read 3.1
MC Write 2.5
MC Mixed 2.4
8% 2.67 GB/s
SC Read 2.5
SC Write 3
SC Mixed 2.3
7% 2.6 GB/s
Latency 183
22% 183 ns
Poor: 6%
This bench: 8.89%
Great: 20%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical P5S-MX SE Builds (Compare 7 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete

Motherboard: Asus P5S-MX SE

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