Microsoft Surface Laptop 3

Performance Results

Gaming 19%
Desktop 75%
Workstation 18%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics15.4% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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)
Boot Drive123% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB 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.
SystemMicrosoft Surface Laptop 3  (all builds)
MotherboardMicrosoft Surface Laptop 3
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2496 x 1664 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200914
Uptime9.8 Days
Run DateMar 05 '21 at 09:33
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 Microsoft Surface Edition
FP5, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
69.6% Good
Memory 71.3
1-Core 107
2-Core 202
73% 127 Pts
4-Core 365
8-Core 584
60% 474 Pts
64-Core 565
38% 565 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon RX Vega11 Graphics
Microsoft(1414 0034) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver:
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
15.4% Very poor
Lighting 18.3
Reflection 13.3
Parallax 25.5
15% 19 fps
MRender 11.8
Gravity 21.4
Splatting 12.2
16% 15.1 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 15.4%
Great: 15%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
323GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80041C00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 456 504 411 529 558 421 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 716
Write 577
Mixed 652
SusWrite 480
136% 606 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 85.7
4K Mixed 33.7
140% 51.2 MB/s
DQ Read 737
DQ Write 301
DQ Mixed 458
355% 499 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 123%
Great: 153%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
84% Excellent
MC Read 31.2
MC Write 32.1
MC Mixed 27.8
87% 30.4 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 32.2
SC Mixed 23.9
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 98.4
41% 98.4 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 84%
Great: 83%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Surface Laptop 3 Builds (Compare 864 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 17%
Desktop 72%
Workstation 16%

System: Microsoft Surface Laptop 3

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