Dell Inspiron 5559

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation 23%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 37.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics6.69% 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 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 days ago, 5 days ago.
SystemDell Inspiron 5559  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 07JM0H
Memory7.6 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170717
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 02:21
Run Duration95 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 i3-6100U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
37.8% Below average
SC Int 67.2
SC Float 71.5
SC Mixed 61.9
54% 66.9 Pts
QC Int 164
QC Float 191
QC Mixed 179
40% 178 Pts
MC Int 176
MC Float 198
MC Mixed 191
28% 188 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 42%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
Dell(1028 06B2) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
6.69% Terrible
Lighting 18.1
Reflection 22.8
Parallax 17.8
6% 19.6 fps
MRender 12.8
Gravity 14.6
Splatting 29.9
8% 19.1 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.69%
Great: 8%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba MQ01ABD100 1TB-$49
616GB free
Firmware: AX0P3D Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
52.8% Above average
Read 98.9
Write 85.1
Mixed 92.4
70% 92.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.2
62% 0.61 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
55% Above average
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 21.2
MC Mixed 16.3
55% 19.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 16
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 74.2
54% 74.2 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 55%
Great: 55%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 5559 Builds (Compare 2,931 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop 50%
Workstation 27%

System: Dell Inspiron 5559

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $95
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