Asus K501UW

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 47.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics7.07% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive76.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
CPU throttled at 96% 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 K501UW  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK K501UW
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160222
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 03:49
Run Duration224 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-6500U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
47.9% Average
SC Int 77.8
SC Float 83
SC Mixed 80.7
64% 80.5 Pts
QC Int 204
QC Float 237
QC Mixed 225
50% 222 Pts
MC Int 210
MC Float 234
MC Mixed 227
34% 224 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 47.9%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
Asus(1043 11E0) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 21.20.16.4550
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
7.07% Terrible
Lighting 19
Reflection 40.1
Parallax 19.3
6% 26.1 fps
MRender 13.2
Gravity 16.7
Splatting 29.9
8% 19.9 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 7.07%
Great: 8%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteon CV1-8B128 128GB
66GB free (System drive)
Firmware: G871603 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
76.7% Very good
Read 497
Write 175
Mixed 247
67% 306 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 70.1
4K Mixed 34.1
118% 43 MB/s
DQ Read 251
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 71.1
91% 165 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 85%
Seagate ST750LM030-1KKG62 750GB
167GB free
Firmware: 0003SDM1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
39.9% Below average
Read 52.8
Write 86.3
Mixed 53.1
48% 64.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.17
4K Write 0.84
4K Mixed 0.39
66% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 39.9%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1K43BB0-CPB 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
39.3% Below average
MC Read 14.2
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 11
37% 12.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 14.1
SC Mixed 11.7
35% 12.2 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 39.3%
Great: 40%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical K501UW Builds (Compare 278 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

System: Asus K501UW

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