Dell Precision WorkStation T5400

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 32%
Sail boat
Workstation 28%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 39.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics4.09% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
SystemDell Precision WorkStation T5400  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0RW203
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120430
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 15:29
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 E5440
CPU, 2 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
39.1% Below average
SC Int 66.4
SC Float 39.6
SC Mixed 49.2
41% 51.7 Pts
QC Int 259
QC Float 155
QC Mixed 197
46% 204 Pts
MC Int 460
MC Float 244
MC Mixed 335
53% 346 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 45%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro 600
HP(103C 0835) 1GB
CLim: 640 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 369.9
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
4.09% Terrible
Lighting 11.9
Reflection 11.8
Parallax 11.3
4% 11.7 fps
MRender 11.5
Gravity 12.4
Splatting 6.5
4% 10.1 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.09%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi TOURO Mobile 1TB
811GB free
Firmware: 0
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
17.3% Very poor
Read 32.7
Write 27
Mixed 29.9
22% 29.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.19
69% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 17.3%
Great: 55%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
783GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 176
Mixed 153
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.88
4K Write 2.34
4K Mixed 0.26
109% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 101%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 8 slots used
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
20.1% Poor
MC Read 5.1
MC Write 6.9
MC Mixed 8.8
20% 6.93 GB/s
SC Read 2.7
SC Write 6
SC Mixed 4
12% 4.23 GB/s
Latency 121
33% 121 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 20.1%
Great: 61%
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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 T5400 Builds (Compare 779 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 22%
Desktop 35%
Sail boat
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

System: Dell Precision WorkStation T5400

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