Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics66.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemDell OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150826
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 01:24
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 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 i7-2600-$298
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
67.1% Good
SC Int 98.5
SC Float 99.7
SC Mixed 95.5
78% 97.9 Pts
QC Int 324
QC Float 341
QC Mixed 330
75% 331 Pts
MC Int 459
MC Float 473
MC Mixed 477
70% 470 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$180
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.0
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
66.8% Good
Lighting 203
Reflection 172
Parallax 187
61% 188 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 194
Splatting 155
71% 166 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST3500514NS 500GB-$76
288GB free
Firmware: SN12 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
62.4% Good
Read 112
Write 106
Mixed 93.7
78% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 2.07
4K Mixed 0.5
128% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 72%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA362 500GB-$59
268GB free
Firmware: JP2OA3GC Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
65.6% Good
Read 120
Write 109
Mixed 112
86% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.56
4K Mixed 0.31
85% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 74%
Toshiba MQ01ABF050 500GB-$32
114GB free
Firmware: AM003M Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
50.9% Above average
Read 91
Write 86.2
Mixed 84.6
66% 87.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.2
67% 0.69 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown NT2GC64B88B0NF-CG Hynix HMT325U6BFR8C-H9 Hynix HMT325U6BFR8C-H9 830B NT2GC64B88B0NF-CG 8GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 2048, 2048, 2048 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
50.3% Above average
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 17.6
MC Mixed 15.7
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 17.4
SC Mixed 17.1
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 64.8
62% 64.8 ns
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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 2,037 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 990

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $376
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