Dell Inspiron 530

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 7.32%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is terrible.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory2GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows however a minimum of 4GB is recommended for gaming or any other RAM intensive tasks such as photo/video editing. This system will also be a little more responsive with 4GB of RAM.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (89%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell Inspiron 530  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0RY007
Memory0.1 GB free of 2 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20071215
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateMar 04 '17 at 19:10
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 89%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Pentium Dual E2160-$47
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
7.32% Terrible
SC Int 22.4
SC Float 15.1
SC Mixed 18.9
15% 18.8 Pts
QC Int 22.2
QC Float 15.5
QC Mixed 24
5% 20.6 Pts
MC Int 36.3
MC Float 24.7
MC Mixed 23.8
4% 28.3 Pts
Poor: 7%
This bench: 7.32%
Great: 15%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$19
122GB free
Firmware: 12.01B02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
30.4% Below average
Read 47.2
Write 58.9
Mixed 33.7
35% 46.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.04
4K Write 0.04
4K Mixed 0.06
9% 0.05 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 30.4%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x1GB
2 of 4 slots used
2GB DIMM DDR2
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
21.3% Poor
MC Read 2.5
MC Write 1.9
MC Mixed 2.3
6% 2.23 GB/s
SC Read 0.7
SC Write 1.8
SC Mixed 0.4
3% 0.97 GB/s
Latency 19
211% 19 ns
Poor: 7%
This bench: 21.3%
Great: 22%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 530 Builds (Compare 376 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 28%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 530

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