Dell Latitude E5420

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 29%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 32.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics2.43% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 4 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.
Very high background CPU (94%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemDell Latitude E5420  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0H5TG2
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20110420
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 06:14
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU 94%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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 i5-2520M-$82
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
32.7% Below average
SC Int 47.4
SC Float 54.1
SC Mixed 49
40% 50.2 Pts
QC Int 147
QC Float 158
QC Mixed 160
35% 155 Pts
MC Int 193
MC Float 200
MC Mixed 201
30% 198 Pts
Poor: 22%
This bench: 32.7%
Great: 45%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Mobile V2 1.3 GHz)
Dell(1028 049B) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4229
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
2.43% Terrible
Lighting 7.2
Reflection 9.6
Parallax 5.2
2% 7.33 fps
MRender 7
Gravity 4
Splatting 10.1
3% 7.03 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 2.43%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PH4-CE120 120GB
57GB free
Firmware: F/W: Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 48% Great: 90%
Toshiba MK3261GSY 320GB-$30
126GB free
Firmware: MC00 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
58.6% Above average
Read 101
Write 104
Mixed 104
78% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.34
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.34
78% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown FSFF65F-C8KJ9 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.9% Average
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 16.4
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 13.1
SC Mixed 14.5
39% 13.5 GB/s
Latency 70.8
56% 70.8 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Latitude E5420 Builds (Compare 410 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

System: Dell Latitude E5420

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $158
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