Asus X556UQK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 66.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics11% 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 Drive68.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 93% 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
SystemAsus X556UQK  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X556UQK
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170302
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 03 '17 at 23:44
Run Duration86 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 16%
CPU Throttled 93%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7500U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
66.3% Good
Memory 83.9
1-Core 108
2-Core 190
76% 127 Pts
4-Core 283
8-Core 282
39% 282 Pts
64-Core 288
19% 288 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia 940MX
Asus(1043 1490) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 23.21.13.8843
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
11% Very poor
Lighting 14.5
Reflection 11
Parallax 11.7
12% 12.4 fps
MRender 7.1
Gravity 14.4
Splatting 9.48
5% 10.3 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 11%
Great: 11%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$196
278GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
68.6% Good
Read 478
Write 316
Mixed 328
83% 374 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 57.5
4K Mixed 13.8
88% 32.6 MB/s
DQ Read 26.7
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 13.9
37% 73.7 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 99%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6MFR8N-TF Samsung M471A1K43BB0-CPB 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
71.2% Very good
MC Read 25.7
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 22
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 27.8
SC Mixed 23.1
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 73.6
54% 73.6 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 73%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X556UQK Builds (Compare 1,618 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Asus X556UQK

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