Dell OptiPlex 5040

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (82nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 18 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB 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.
Run History
13 months ago, 13 months ago.
SystemDell OptiPlex 5040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 5040  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161107
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 19 '17 at 20:14
Run Duration64 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (82nd 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 i7-6700-$299
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 120
96% 120 Pts
QC Int 445
QC Float 466
QC Mixed 431
101% 447 Pts
MC Int 579
MC Float 656
MC Mixed 624
93% 620 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 89%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB-$26
429GB free
Firmware: MS1OA810 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 171
Write 126
Mixed 156
114% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.23
4K Mixed 0.15
67% 0.68 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378B1G73EB0-YK0 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
61.2% Good
MC Read 22.6
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 18.9
61% 21.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 20.3
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 79
51% 79 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 61.2%
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 OptiPlex 5040 Builds (Compare 553 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 5040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $195
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