Dell Inspiron 3847

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 55.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics4.25% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 10 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
SystemDell Inspiron 3847
MotherboardDell Inspiron 3847  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150629
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 14 '17 at 19:04
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 i3-4130-$173
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
55.2% Above average
SC Int 96.7
SC Float 98.8
SC Mixed 96.1
78% 97.2 Pts
QC Int 241
QC Float 262
QC Mixed 254
57% 252 Pts
MC Int 250
MC Float 266
MC Mixed 263
39% 259 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4400 (Desktop 1.15 GHz)
Dell(1028 0622) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.14.4264
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
4.25% Terrible
Lighting 10.1
Reflection 12.9
Parallax 13
4% 12 fps
MRender 12.9
Gravity 7
Splatting 17.3
5% 12.4 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.25%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
785GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 160
Mixed 147
117% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.26
92% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 107%
WD My Passport 0820 2TB
1TB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
20.1% Poor
Read 38.9
Write 38.8
Mixed 33.6
47% 37.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.21
74% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 20.1%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5173DB0-CK0 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
53.6% Above average
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 20.7
MC Mixed 17.5
54% 18.9 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 16.5
SC Mixed 15.2
44% 15.2 GB/s
Latency 77.3
52% 77.3 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 3847 Builds (Compare 3,062 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Dell Inspiron 3847

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $300
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