Dell Precision WorkStation T5500

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics35.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive50.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
SystemDell Precision WorkStation T5500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0CRH6C
Memory4.2 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130528
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 00:03
Run Duration356 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
1st CPU: Intel Xeon X5650
CPU1, 2 CPU, 12 cores, 24 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
62.6% Good
SC Int 70
SC Float 71.7
SC Mixed 70.9
57% 70.9 Pts
QC Int 278
QC Float 287
QC Mixed 281
64% 282 Pts
MC Int 932
MC Float 1,004
MC Mixed 981
146% 972 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$140
CLim: 1519 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 378.49
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
35.5% Below average
Lighting 119
Reflection 93.3
Parallax 102
34% 105 fps
MRender 76.7
Gravity 102
Splatting 77.9
40% 85.4 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 240GB-$150
188GB free
Firmware: MU05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
50.8% Above average
Read 261
Write 241
Mixed 253
56% 252 MB/s
4K Read 16.9
4K Write 44
4K Mixed 16.9
70% 25.9 MB/s
DQ Read 18.2
DQ Write 173
DQ Mixed 11.7
34% 67.7 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 88%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$70
674GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
76.9% Very good
Read 129
Write 139
Mixed 146
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 2.07
4K Mixed 0.31
106% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 104%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$19
195GB free
Firmware: 02.03E02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
36.9% Below average
Read 47.4
Write 80.8
Mixed 78.5
52% 68.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.3
90% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 59%
PNY USB 2.0 FD 128GB
108GB free, PID fa05
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
5.73% Terrible
Read 25.3
Write 5.61
Mixed 7.64
13% 12.9 MB/s
4K Read 3.47
4K Write 0.004
4K Mixed 0.002
13% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.73%
Great: 9%
Generic External 128GB
79GB free, PID 0840
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
34.9% Below average
Read 31.2
Write 26.5
Mixed 28.2
36% 28.6 MB/s
4K Read 6.79
4K Write 7.5
4K Mixed 3.93
414% 6.07 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 34.9%
Great: 48%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 6x2GB
6 of 9 slots used
12GB DIMM DDR3
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
52.7% Above average
MC Read 22.7
MC Write 16.2
MC Mixed 23.3
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 8.5
SC Write 3.3
SC Mixed 5.7
17% 5.83 GB/s
Latency 93
43% 93 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision WorkStation T5500 Builds (Compare 1,166 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer

System: Dell Precision WorkStation T5500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $97
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