Dell Precision WorkStation T3500

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 53.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics3.92% 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.
Memory11GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 11GB 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
SystemDell Precision WorkStation T3500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 09KPNV
Memory8.6 GB free of 11 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1600 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130528
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 11:14
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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 Xeon W3550
CPU, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.05 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
53.8% Above average
SC Int 75.8
SC Float 82
SC Mixed 79.6
63% 79.1 Pts
QC Int 256
QC Float 269
QC Mixed 257
59% 260 Pts
MC Int 369
MC Float 409
MC Mixed 395
58% 391 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 60%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro 600
Nvidia(10DE 0835) 1GB
CLim: 640 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 377.55
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
3.92% Terrible
Lighting 11.6
Reflection 9.4
Parallax 9.1
3% 10 fps
MRender 11.6
Gravity 11.9
Splatting 6.5
4% 10 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 3.92%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WL2000GSA6472E 2TB
945GB free
Firmware: 01.01D02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
64.8% Good
Read 114
Write 112
Mixed 123
88% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.95
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.49
138% 1.28 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 86%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$90
542GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
48.2% Average
Read 97
Write 70.8
Mixed 95
66% 87.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.19
73% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 11GB
null MHz
4096, 2048, 2048, 1024, 1024, 1024 MB
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
38.6% Below average
MC Read 14.5
MC Write 12
MC Mixed 11.9
37% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 9.5
SC Mixed 11.6
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 ns
Poor: 16%
This bench: 38.6%
Great: 67%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision WorkStation T3500 Builds (Compare 4,300 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 16%
Desktop 48%
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Dell Precision WorkStation T3500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $388
The Best.
Intel Core i7-8700K $300Nvidia GTX 1070 $413Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $104
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $160Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $125
Intel Core i5-8600K $222AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $125
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $177SanDisk Extreme 64GB $44
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $911SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $59HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $226SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback