Asus X556UQK

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 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 70.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics10.4% 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 Drive82.3% 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
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.
SystemAsus X556UQK  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK X556UQK
Memory7.4 GB free of 12 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170210
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 11 '17 at 00:49
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU6%
CPU Throttled 93%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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 way above expectations (99th percentile)
70.4% Very good
Memory 90.8
1-Core 108
2-Core 190
78% 129 Pts
4-Core 291
8-Core 292
40% 291 Pts
64-Core 291
20% 291 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia 940MX
Asus(1043 1490) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 23.21.13.8813
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
10.4% Very poor
Lighting 13.8
Reflection 10.2
Parallax 10.4
11% 11.5 fps
MRender 5.71
Gravity 13.4
Splatting 8.83
4% 9.32 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 10.4%
Great: 11%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron_1100_MTFDDAK256TBN 256GB
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0MA020 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
Read 487
Write 483
Mixed 475
108% 482 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 88.9
4K Mixed 18.2
104% 43.1 MB/s
DQ Read 26.1
DQ Write 97.4
DQ Mixed 18.4
27% 47.3 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 82.3%
Great: 94%
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 1TB-$46
804GB free
Firmware: AX0R5J Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
61.9% Good
Read 108
Write 108
Mixed 100
79% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.18
61% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6MFR8N-TF Samsung M471A5244CB0-CRC 12GB
2133, 2400 MHz
8192, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
53.6% Above average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 15.5
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 19
SC Mixed 17.1
48% 16.8 GB/s
Latency 66.1
60% 66.1 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 68%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X556UQK Builds (Compare 1,612 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: 21% - Poor Total price: $28
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