Asus K53U

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 23%
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 24.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics0.25% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory2GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows however a minimum of 4GB is recommended for gaming or any other RAM intensive tasks such as photo/video editing. This system will also be a little more responsive with 4GB of RAM.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (94%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAsus K53U  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK K53U
Memory0.5 GB free of 2 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120312
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 06:11
Run Duration521 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU 94%

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1 GHz, turbo 1.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
24.5% Poor
Memory 44.1
1-Core 15.7
2-Core 28.6
22% 29.5 Pts
4-Core 30.9
8-Core 30.1
4% 30.5 Pts
64-Core 30
2% 30 Pts
Poor: 11%
This bench: 24.5%
Great: 34%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6290
Asus(1043 104C) 384MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.982.7.0
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.25% Terrible
Lighting 1.7
Reflection 2.4
Parallax 2.4
0% 2.17 fps
MRender 1.8
Gravity 0.5
Splatting 2.4
0% 1.57 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.25%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST9320325AS 320GB-$21
397GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0003SDM1 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
34.2% Below average
Read 59.3
Write 59.8
Mixed 50.8
42% 56.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.29
4K Write 0.78
4K Mixed 0.25
54% 0.44 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 34.2%
Great: 40%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 16GB
14GB free, PID 1665
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
3.24% Terrible
Read 15.9
Write 2.2
Mixed 4.23
7% 7.45 MB/s
4K Read 1.88
4K Write 0.003
4K Mixed 0.004
7% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.24%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Asint SSZ3128M8-EDJEF 1x2GB
1 of 2 slots used
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
10.4% Very poor
MC Read 3.5
MC Write 3.1
MC Mixed 4
10% 3.53 GB/s
SC Read 1.9
SC Write 2
SC Mixed 1
5% 1.63 GB/s
Latency 184
22% 184 ns
Poor: 10%
This bench: 10.4%
Great: 29%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical K53U Builds (Compare 644 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 30%
Sail boat
Workstation 15%

System: Asus K53U

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 12% - Very poor Total price: $28
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