Dell Inspiron 3847

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 52.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics7.8% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
4 months ago, 2 days ago.
SystemDell Inspiron 3847
MotherboardDell Inspiron 3847  (all builds)
Memory4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1600 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20140403
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 05:44
Run Duration86 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 Core i3-4130-$112
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
52.5% Above average
SC Int 94.8
SC Float 92.5
SC Mixed 77.3
71% 88.2 Pts
QC Int 252
QC Float 268
QC Mixed 264
59% 262 Pts
MC Int 252
MC Float 268
MC Mixed 265
39% 262 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 240
XFX(1682 7240) 2GB
MaxC: 780 MHz, MaxM: 800 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.3.1
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
7.8% Terrible
Lighting 22
Reflection 22.8
Parallax 29.2
8% 24.7 fps
MRender 14.8
Gravity 19
Splatting 18.5
8% 17.4 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.8%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
22GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Read 144
Write 129
Mixed 119
98% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.69
4K Mixed 0.29
97% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5173DB0-CK0 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
57% Above average
MC Read 19.2
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 17.8
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 17.7
49% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 57%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 3847 Builds (Compare 1,360 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Dell Inspiron 3847

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $290
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