Dell Precision 5520

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics8.63% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive195% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemDell Precision 5520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 06X96V
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170830
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '18 at 01:06
Run Duration85 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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 Xeon E3-1505M v6
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
SC Int 121
SC Float 126
SC Mixed 123
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 419
QC Float 453
QC Mixed 425
98% 432 Pts
MC Int 474
MC Float 580
MC Mixed 546
80% 533 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics P630
Dell(1028 07BF) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 21.20.16.4664
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
8.63% Terrible
Lighting 22.8
Reflection 44.8
Parallax 23.9
7% 30.5 fps
MRender 17.6
Gravity 19.7
Splatting 35.9
10% 24.4 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 8.63%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc401 NVMe SK hynix 512GB
439GB free
Firmware: 80002E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
195% Outstanding
Read 2,123
Write 1,012
Mixed 1,442
336% 1,526 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 18.5
140% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 32.2
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 20.9
63% 125 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 195%
Great: 233%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA82GS6AFR8N-UH 1x16GB
1 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
45.2% Average
MC Read 16.3
MC Write 15.9
MC Mixed 12.5
43% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 16.9
SC Mixed 14.9
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 45%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision 5520 Builds (Compare 1,129 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation
Workstation 52%
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System: Dell Precision 5520

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