Acer Aspire E5-521

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 25%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 22.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics2.59% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive62.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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.
Very high background CPU (53%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemAcer Aspire E5-521  (all builds)
MotherboardAcer Larne
Memory3.3 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140527
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 30 '18 at 22:48
Run Duration102 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 53%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 A4-6210 APU R3 Graphics
Socket FT3b, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
22.9% Poor
SC Int 34.6
SC Float 27.4
SC Mixed 30.8
25% 30.9 Pts
QC Int 135
QC Float 110
QC Mixed 120
28% 122 Pts
MC Int 139
MC Float 110
MC Mixed 121
19% 124 Pts
Poor: 13%
This bench: 22.9%
Great: 23%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon R3 Graphics
Acer(1025 0865) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1101.0
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
2.59% Terrible
Lighting 6.6
Reflection 12.3
Parallax 9.2
2% 9.37 fps
MRender 6.6
Gravity 5.8
Splatting 8
3% 6.8 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.59%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$94
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
62.3% Good
Read 455
Write 353
Mixed 392
89% 400 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 30.4
4K Mixed 13.8
72% 23 MB/s
DQ Read 27.3
DQ Write 35.8
DQ Mixed 21.8
19% 28.3 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT425S6AFR6A-PB HMT451S6BFR8A-PB 6GB
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
17.3% Very poor
MC Read 7.2
MC Write 3.9
MC Mixed 6
16% 5.7 GB/s
SC Read 5.3
SC Write 3.9
SC Mixed 6.6
15% 5.27 GB/s
Latency 156
26% 156 ns
Poor: 17%
This bench: 17.3%
Great: 50%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aspire E5-521 Builds (Compare 428 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 21%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: Acer Aspire E5-521

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