Acer Aspire GX-281

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics66.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive109% 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.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemAcer Aspire GX-281  (all builds)
MotherboardAcer Aspire GX-281
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170718
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 13:50
Run Duration216 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 5 1400-$120
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
68.2% Good
SC Int 90.6
SC Float 97.3
SC Mixed 96.5
76% 94.8 Pts
QC Int 315
QC Float 335
QC Mixed 333
74% 328 Pts
MC Int 482
MC Float 512
MC Mixed 506
75% 500 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$180
Sapphire(174B 2438) 3GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
66.2% Good
Lighting 206
Reflection 172
Parallax 187
62% 188 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 189
Splatting 153
70% 163 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$105
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PSF109C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 651
Write 529
Mixed 536
127% 572 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 71.9
4K Mixed 39.2
135% 47.2 MB/s
DQ Read 249
DQ Write 145
DQ Mixed 98.3
100% 164 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 109%
Great: 130%
WD Elements 2TB
40GB free, PID 1021
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
16.6% Very poor
Read 34.7
Write 30.7
Mixed 27.3
39% 30.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.53
4K Mixed 0.22
62% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 16.6%
Great: 44%
WD Elements 2TB
16GB free, PID 1021
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
17.4% Very poor
Read 34.1
Write 31.4
Mixed 20.9
36% 28.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.17
69% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 17.4%
Great: 44%
Maxtor 3200 500GB
4GB free, PID 3200
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
14.9% Very poor
Read 33
Write 32.5
Mixed 12.2
31% 25.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 0.94
4K Mixed 0.24
42% 0.59 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 14.9%
Great: 16%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
43.5% Average
MC Read 16.4
MC Write 13.9
MC Mixed 14.5
43% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 14.7
40% 14.1 GB/s
Latency 97.1
41% 97.1 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 45%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aspire GX-281 Builds (Compare 479 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 84%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 47%
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System: Acer Aspire GX-281

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $550
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