Asus K501UX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 35%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 33%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics4.94% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive32.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (52%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC). 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.
SystemAsus K501UX  (all builds)
MotherboardASUSTeK K501UX
Memory6 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160120
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateSep 25 '19 at 19:35
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 52%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6500U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
33% Below average
1-Core 61.7
2-Core 128
44% 94.7 Pts
4-Core 141
8-Core 205
22% 173 Pts
64-Core 219
15% 219 Pts
Poor: 29%
This bench: 33%
Great: 52%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
Asus(1043 1D1D) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7158
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
4.94% Terrible
Lighting 19.9
Reflection 39.9
Parallax 20.7
5% 26.8 fps
MRender 12.3
Gravity 18.2
Splatting 0.2
5% 10.2 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.94%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZNLF128HCHP-00004 128GB
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FXT2301Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 34 32 33 36 35 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
32.2% Below average
Read 301
Write 34.7
Mixed 75.7
SusWrite 35
24% 112 MB/s
4K Read 15.4
4K Write 17.2
4K Mixed 12.2
48% 14.9 MB/s
DQ Read 134
DQ Write 18.7
DQ Mixed 32.5
35% 61.8 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 32.2%
Great: 56%
Hitachi HTS541010A7E630 1TB
638GB free
Firmware: SE0OA4A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 85 84 84 84 82 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
52.2% Above average
Read 98
Write 96
Mixed 21.2
SusWrite 83.6
54% 74.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.5
112% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 60%
Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 32GB-$4
29GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.8 6.5 5.9 6.5 5.7 6.7 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
16.9% Very poor
Read 90.7
Write 6.7
Mixed 23.8
SusWrite 6.2
30% 31.8 MB/s
4K Read 7.7
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.9
66% 2.93 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 16.9%
Great: 29%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8KTF51264HDZ-1G9E1 Samsung M471B1G73EB0-YK0 12GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 8192 MB
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
37.5% Below average
MC Read 12
MC Write 14.2
MC Mixed 13.5
38% 13.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 9.6
26% 9.27 GB/s
Latency 90.3
44% 90.3 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 37.5%
Great: 55%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical K501UX Builds (Compare 1,129 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

System: Asus K501UX - $999

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