Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics1.31% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive64.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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 OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170505
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 20:51
Run Duration93 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 i5-2400-$140
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
64.1% Good
SC Int 87.5
SC Float 86.9
SC Mixed 86.9
70% 87.1 Pts
QC Int 338
QC Float 336
QC Mixed 335
76% 336 Pts
MC Int 337
MC Float 337
MC Mixed 336
50% 336 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 5450
XFX(1682 3030) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.31% Terrible
Lighting 4
Reflection 4.5
Parallax 5.1
1% 4.53 fps
MRender 3.3
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 3.5
1% 3.1 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.31%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$82
184GB free
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
64.8% Good
Read 513
Write 339
Mixed 298
85% 383 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 48.4
4K Mixed 6.73
67% 25.6 MB/s
DQ Read 24.7
DQ Write 190
DQ Mixed 6.95
35% 74 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston K531R8-HYA 830B NT4GC64B8HG0NF-DI Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-PB Hynix HMT451U6AFR8C-PB 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.9% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 16.1
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 15.9
42% 14.7 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 49.9%
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 OptiPlex 990 Builds (Compare 2,219 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 990

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $326
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