Acer Aspire GX-281

Performance Results

Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 71%
Workstation 50%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 70.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics98.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemAcer Aspire GX-281  (all builds)
MotherboardAcer Aspire GX-281
Memory4.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170601
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 02 '18 at 19:10
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$147
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
70.1% Very good
SC Int 89.9
SC Float 97
SC Mixed 93
75% 93.3 Pts
QC Int 343
QC Float 364
QC Mixed 354
80% 353 Pts
MC Int 464
MC Float 500
MC Mixed 516
74% 494 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
Sapphire(174B 1071) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.78
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Lighting 308
Reflection 288
Parallax 305
95% 300 fps
MRender 205
Gravity 285
Splatting 221
102% 237 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$126
52GB free
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 654
Write 563
Mixed 598
135% 605 MB/s
4K Read 29
4K Write 65.3
4K Mixed 39.2
129% 44.5 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 104
DQ Mixed 83
87% 149 MB/s
Poor: 106%
This bench: 109%
Great: 158%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$46
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 174
Mixed 160
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 1.26
4K Write 2.53
4K Mixed 0.36
139% 1.38 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
40.8% Average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 12.4
MC Mixed 13.9
39% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 15
SC Mixed 11.8
40% 14 GB/s
Latency 97
41% 97 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 46%
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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 164 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 72%
Workstation 50%

System: Acer Aspire GX-281

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $720
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