Dell Precision WorkStation T3500

Performance Results

Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 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 53.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics1.51% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive29.7% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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 T3500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0XPDFK
Memory9.2 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit väriä
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130528
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 00:30
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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 Xeon W3540
CPU, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.95 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
53.9% Above average
SC Int 73.5
SC Float 78.1
SC Mixed 69.9
59% 73.8 Pts
QC Int 278
QC Float 296
QC Mixed 278
64% 284 Pts
MC Int 348
MC Float 384
MC Mixed 370
55% 368 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 5450
MSI(1462 2130) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
1.51% Terrible
Lighting 4
Reflection 4.9
Parallax 5.3
1% 4.73 fps
MRender 3.7
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 4.4
2% 3.53 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.51%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB-$53
16GB free
Firmware: 580A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
29.7% Poor
Read 212
Write 57.2
Mixed 93.9
26% 121 MB/s
4K Read 15.3
4K Write 39.9
4K Mixed 8.63
55% 21.3 MB/s
DQ Read 14.9
DQ Write 60.9
DQ Mixed 6.95
14% 27.6 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 29.7%
Great: 58%
Seagate ST3750528AS 750GB-$60
218GB free
Firmware: HP35 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
47.5% Average
Read 99.8
Write 65.8
Mixed 82.2
62% 82.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.27
4K Mixed 0.32
84% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 47.5%
Great: 64%
Seagate Laptop Thin SSHD 2.5" 500GB-$50
90GB free
Firmware: LVD3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
39.6% Below average
Read 63.9
Write 72.2
Mixed 53.8
47% 63.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.45
4K Write 5.46
4K Mixed 1.15
290% 2.69 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 39.6%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 12GB
null MHz
1024, 1024, 4096, 1024, 1024, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
21.7% Poor
MC Read 6.7
MC Write 6
MC Mixed 5.2
17% 5.97 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 7.4
SC Mixed 6.6
21% 7.23 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 21.7%
Great: 50%
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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 T3500 Builds (Compare 1,869 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 16%
Desktop 48%
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Dell Precision WorkStation T3500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $384
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