Asus K56CA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 38.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics2.9% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Very high background CPU (66%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAsus K56CA  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK K56CA
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120919
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 25 '23 at 12:59
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 66%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3-3217U
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
38.5% Below average
Memory 61.4
1-Core 44
2-Core 71.1
38% 58.8 Pts
4-Core 89
8-Core 111
13% 100 Pts
64-Core 111
7% 111 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 38.5%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Asus(1043 1587) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
2.9% Terrible
Lighting 3.6
Reflection 1.7
Parallax 2.6
3% 2.63 fps
MRender 4
Gravity 2.1
Splatting 4.1
3% 3.4 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.9%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk U100 24GB
18GB free
Firmware: CS.56.02
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 311
Write 85.5
Mixed 55.2
32% 151 MB/s
4K Read 13.8
4K Write 11
4K Mixed 9.3
39% 11.4 MB/s
DQ Read 31.2
DQ Write 10.5
DQ Mixed 12.4
11% 18 MB/s
Poor: 25% Great: 34%
Hitachi Travelstar 5K750 750GB-$52
609GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JE4OA50A
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 62.3
Write 89.5
Mixed 42.5
48% 64.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.6
106% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 13% Great: 53%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Elpida EBJ40UG8BBU0-GN-F Hynix HMT351S6CFR8C-PB 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
37.3% Below average
MC Read 12.5
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 14
39% 13.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 9.9
26% 9.17 GB/s
Latency 123
32% 123 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 55%

 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% 12 43 30 60 15.5" 1366 768 CMO1590
Typical K56CA Builds (Compare 53 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop 46%
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Asus K56CA

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