Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics24.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive68.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Run History
SystemDell OptiPlex 790
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 790  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110725
Uptime2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 22:12
Run Duration86 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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 i5-2400-$110
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
64.1% Good
SC Int 88.5
SC Float 89.3
SC Mixed 88.7
71% 88.8 Pts
QC Int 335
QC Float 332
QC Mixed 331
76% 333 Pts
MC Int 332
MC Float 331
MC Mixed 340
50% 335 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 550-$79
XFX(1682 9550) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1359 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.12.2
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
24.4% Poor
Lighting 63
Reflection 90.6
Parallax 77.3
21% 77 fps
MRender 64.8
Gravity 51.9
Splatting 82.9
27% 66.5 fps
Poor: 17%
This bench: 24.4%
Great: 23%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$111
423GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR060 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
68.7% Good
Read 486
Write 341
Mixed 340
86% 389 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 37.3
4K Mixed 19.2
71% 24.7 MB/s
DQ Read 173
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 41.7
61% 114 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5273CH0-CH9 Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-H9 Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-H9 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
51.9% Above average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 19.1
MC Mixed 16.3
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 17.1
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 790 Builds (Compare 5,757 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 790

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $196
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