Dell Inspiron 3847

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 72.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics79.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell Inspiron 3847
MotherboardDell Inspiron 3847  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150115
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 08:04
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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 i5-4460-$181
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
72.6% Very good
SC Int 97.4
SC Float 99.5
SC Mixed 99.1
79% 98.7 Pts
QC Int 375
QC Float 368
QC Mixed 379
85% 374 Pts
MC Int 376
MC Float 374
MC Mixed 380
56% 376 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
79.1% Very good
Lighting 244
Reflection 224
Parallax 266
78% 244 fps
MRender 171
Gravity 227
Splatting 159
80% 185 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$55
798GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 204
Write 169
Mixed 169
136% 181 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.76
4K Mixed 0.25
92% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 107%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$28
400GB free
Firmware: KC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
57.7% Above average
Read 98.9
Write 103
Mixed 92.4
74% 98 MB/s
4K Read 0.02
4K Write 0.64
4K Mixed 0.04
17% 0.23 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451U6BFR8C-PB 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
58.3% Above average
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 21.5
MC Mixed 17.9
58% 20.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 17.6
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 58.3%
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 2,903 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: 82% - Excellent Total price: $291
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