Microsoft Surface Book 3

Performance Results

Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 51%
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (12th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 88 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 40.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics6.87% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive128% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (64%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 86% 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.
SystemMicrosoft Surface Book 3  (all builds)
MotherboardMicrosoft Surface Book 3
Memory24.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 4.3 GHz
Display3240 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210706
Uptime13.9 Days
Run DateJun 17 '22 at 02:14
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 64%
CPU Throttled 86%

 PC Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-1065G7
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 1.5 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
40.1% Average
Memory 40.4
1-Core 84.6
2-Core 196
56% 107 Pts
4-Core 214
8-Core 319
34% 267 Pts
64-Core 371
25% 371 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel Iris Plus G7
Microsoft(1414 0043) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
6.87% Terrible
Lighting 8.7
Reflection 49.1
Parallax 10.2
7% 22.7 fps
MRender 1
Gravity 9.7
Splatting 1
7% 3.9 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 6.87%
Great: 14%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg60znv1t02 TOSHIBA 1TB
833GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AGMS4101
SusWrite @10s intervals: 500 563 884 679 846 806 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 703
Write 853
Mixed 571
SusWrite 713
160% 710 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 55.8
4K Mixed 45.8
135% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 458
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 291
219% 302 MB/s
Poor: 100%
This bench: 128%
Great: 299%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung K4UCE3Q4AA-MGCL 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB Row of chips LPDDR4 4267 MHz clocked @ 3733 MHz
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
86.3% Excellent
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 33
MC Mixed 31.3
97% 34 GB/s
SC Read 10.8
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 17.3
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 200
20% 200 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 116%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 27: 3R 2G 6B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
27% 55% 20 88 6 60 15" 1620 1080 LGD0554
Typical Surface Book 3 Builds (Compare 2,653 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 17%
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 16%

System: Microsoft Surface Book 3

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