Acer Aspire 8942G

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 37.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics3.32% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive39.6% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 6 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemAcer Aspire 8942G  (all builds)
MotherboardAcer SM82-CP
Memory4.7 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20110428
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 16 '19 at 00:47
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5 M 540
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.55 GHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
37.6% Below average
1-Core 70.9
2-Core 125
47% 97.9 Pts
4-Core 170
8-Core 171
23% 171 Pts
64-Core 172
12% 172 Pts
Poor: 16%
This bench: 37.6%
Great: 38%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6500M
Acer(1025 030A) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
3.32% Terrible
Lighting 16
Reflection 15.7
Parallax 13.8
4% 15.2 fps
MRender 12.1
Gravity 10.9
Splatting 12.1
3% 11.7 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.32%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU650 120GB-$36
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V8X0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 153 183 198 171 145 MB/s
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
39.6% Below average
Read 199
Write 174
Mixed 190
SusWrite 159
41% 181 MB/s
4K Read 12.3
4K Write 19.8
4K Mixed 14.8
48% 15.6 MB/s
DQ Read 159
DQ Write 153
DQ Mixed 162
120% 158 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 39.6%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 6GB
1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
24.4% Poor
MC Read 8.1
MC Write 7
MC Mixed 9.5
23% 8.2 GB/s
SC Read 7.2
SC Write 5.9
SC Mixed 7.2
19% 6.77 GB/s
Latency 113
35% 113 ns
Poor: 12%
This bench: 24.4%
Great: 44%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aspire 8942G Builds (Compare 114 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

System: Acer Aspire 8942G

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 16% - Very poor Total price: $293
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