Dell Precision 5520

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
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 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 82%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics21.2% 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 Drive242% 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
SystemDell Precision 5520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0R6JFH
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 16:49
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 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 i7-7820HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
82% Excellent
SC Int 107
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 110
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 404
QC Float 425
QC Mixed 415
94% 415 Pts
MC Int 521
MC Float 589
MC Mixed 569
84% 560 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 82%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro M1200
Dell(1028 07BF) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 23.21.13.8816
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
21.2% Poor
Lighting 61.2
Reflection 43.8
Parallax 63.3
19% 56.1 fps
MRender 51.6
Gravity 66.2
Splatting 38.2
23% 52 fps
Poor: 15%
This bench: 21.2%
Great: 22%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$179
397GB free
Firmware: 3B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
242% Outstanding
Read 2,455
Write 1,257
Mixed 1,489
382% 1,734 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 52.5
185% 65.1 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 104
110% 183 MB/s
Poor: 175%
This bench: 242%
Great: 279%
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 (92nd percentile)
43.5% Average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 15.1
MC Mixed 12.8
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 14.6
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 78.5
51% 78.5 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 43.5%
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 1,233 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
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System: Dell Precision 5520

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