Asus K501UX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 46.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics15.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). CPU throttled at 95% 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 K501UX  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK K501UX
Memory3.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160120
Uptime3.8 Days
Run DateDec 30 '17 at 09:28
Run Duration373 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 17%
CPU Throttled 95%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 i5-6200U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
46.9% Average
SC Int 79.3
SC Float 84.8
SC Mixed 84.1
66% 82.7 Pts
QC Int 202
QC Float 228
QC Mixed 214
49% 215 Pts
MC Int 198
MC Float 229
MC Mixed 196
31% 208 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950M
Asus(1043 1D1D) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver.
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
15.9% Very poor
Lighting 52.3
Reflection 36.4
Parallax 40.8
15% 43.2 fps
MRender 24.9
Gravity 54.3
Splatting 34.4
17% 37.9 fps
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15.9%
Great: 20%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi HTS541010A7E630 1TB
503GB free
Firmware: SE0O Max speed: Unknown
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 36% Great: 59%
Sony Hard Drive 500GB
209GB free, PID 05bf
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 12% Great: 41%
TOSHIBA TransMemory 16GB
4GB free, PID 6544
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
6.2% Terrible
Read 28.3
Write 4.35
Mixed 7.97
13% 13.5 MB/s
4K Read 4.66
4K Write 0.02
4K Mixed 0.01
18% 1.56 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.2%
Great: 9%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$14
3GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
43.7% Average
Read 132
Write 84.8
Mixed 92.9
124% 103 MB/s
4K Read 3.55
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 1.21
113% 2.16 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8KTF51264HDZ-1G9E1 Samsung M471B5173EB0-YK0 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
52.8% Above average
MC Read 18.2
MC Write 19.8
MC Mixed 16.4
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 20.5
SC Mixed 17.5
49% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 80.1
50% 80.1 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 15%
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Desktop 43%
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Workstation 25%

System: Asus K501UX - $799

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