Dell OptiPlex 7040

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics8.08% 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 Drive199% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell OptiPlex 7040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 7040  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160627
Uptime34.8 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 07:33
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$297
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
76.3% Very good
SC Int 110
SC Float 111
SC Mixed 107
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 331
QC Float 364
QC Mixed 371
80% 355 Pts
MC Int 510
MC Float 621
MC Mixed 597
86% 576 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Dell(1028 06B9) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 22.20.16.4729
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
8.08% Terrible
Lighting 21.2
Reflection 26
Parallax 19.8
6% 22.3 fps
MRender 17.9
Gravity 19.3
Splatting 32.6
9% 23.3 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 8.08%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme THNSN5256GPU7 NV 256GB
65GB free
Firmware: 57DA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
199% Outstanding
Read 1,896
Write 1,075
Mixed 1,209
308% 1,393 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 27.5
144% 55.7 MB/s
DQ Read 371
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 27.4
106% 236 MB/s
Poor: 134%
This bench: 199%
Great: 216%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$44
217GB free
Firmware: 19.01H19 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
57.8% Above average
Read 102
Write 99.1
Mixed 100
76% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.86
4K Mixed 0.4
110% 1 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 69%
SRT USB 3.0 JET 64G 64GB
20GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
28% Poor
Read 107
Write 37.2
Mixed 39
64% 60.9 MB/s
4K Read 6.59
4K Write 0.94
4K Mixed 0.71
80% 2.74 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 28%
Great: 28%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378A1G43EB1-CPB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
68.1% Good
MC Read 25.3
MC Write 26.5
MC Mixed 21.7
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 17.6
54% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 76
53% 76 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 78%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 7040 Builds (Compare 938 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 74%
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Workstation
Workstation 52%
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Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $297
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