Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 37.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics3.88% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
SystemMicrosoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro  (all builds)
MotherboardMicrosoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro
Memory1.8 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20141128
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 02 '18 at 12:07
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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 i5-3317U-$225
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.7 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
37.3% Below average
SC Int 67.8
SC Float 70.1
SC Mixed 67.3
55% 68.4 Pts
QC Int 163
QC Float 162
QC Mixed 168
37% 164 Pts
MC Int 166
MC Float 169
MC Mixed 170
25% 168 Pts
Poor: 11%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 38%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Microsoft(1414 0166) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.3496
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
3.88% Terrible
Lighting 11.6
Reflection 13.3
Parallax 8.5
3% 11.1 fps
MRender 10.3
Gravity 6.4
Splatting 16.9
4% 11.2 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.88%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZMPC128HBFU-000L1 128GB
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM14M1Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 376
Write 252
Mixed 212
62% 280 MB/s
4K Read 16.6
4K Write 36.7
4K Mixed 18.8
69% 24 MB/s
DQ Read 283
DQ Write 72.8
DQ Mixed 117
102% 158 MB/s
Poor: 42% Great: 67%
SDXC Card 128GB
43GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.2 5.5 4.1 6.3 3.7 3.1 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
15.5% Very poor
Read 54.3
Write 0.8
Mixed 1
SusWrite 5
12% 15.3 MB/s
4K Read 4.1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 2.2
151% 2.7 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 15.5%
Great: 41%
Lexar JumpDrive P20 USB 3.0 64GB-$40
27GB free, PID a212
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 155 121 180 127 157 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
67.6% Good
Read 231
Write 10
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 148
115% 106 MB/s
4K Read 7.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 1.5
79% 3.03 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
MICRON 1D6G1-ZH46652FTK40 2x2GB
2 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
53.8% Above average
MC Read 18.7
MC Write 20.3
MC Mixed 18.1
54% 19 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 14.9
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 72.8
55% 72.8 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 53%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Surface with Windows 8 Pro Builds (Compare 273 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 32%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard

System: Microsoft Surface with Windows 8 Pro

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 34% - Below average Total price: $225
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