Dell Inspiron 5521

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 33.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
SystemDell Inspiron 5521  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0CH6TM
Memory4.2 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors, 1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 09:19
Run Duration35 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 57%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 i5-3337U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
33.8% Below average
SC Int 59.7
SC Float 65.9
SC Mixed 66
51% 63.9 Pts
QC Int 136
QC Float 146
QC Mixed 142
32% 141 Pts
MC Int 162
MC Float 163
MC Mixed 164
24% 163 Pts
Poor: 12%
This bench: 33.8%
Great: 39%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT325S6CFR8C-PB HMT351S6CFR8C-PB 6GB
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
44.1% Average
MC Read 16
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 13.8
43% 15 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 14.3
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 44.1%
Great: 54%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 13%
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Desktop
Desktop 38%
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Workstation
Workstation 22%
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System: Dell Inspiron 5521

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $88
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