Dell OptiPlex 5040

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 19%
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 48%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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.
Graphics10.2% 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 Drive63.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 8 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemDell OptiPlex 5040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 5040  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20161107
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 16:50
Run Duration94 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i7-6700-$306
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
SC Int 113
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 118
92% 116 Pts
QC Int 420
QC Float 454
QC Mixed 426
98% 433 Pts
MC Int 579
MC Float 658
MC Mixed 625
93% 621 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon R7 350X
Dell(1028 0081) ≥ 4GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 14.502.1041.0
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
10.2% Very poor
Lighting 28.4
Reflection 31
Parallax 42.4
10% 33.9 fps
MRender 18.2
Gravity 29.3
Splatting 23.3
10% 23.6 fps
Poor: 10%
This bench: 10.2%
Great: 10%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk X400 2.5 7MM 256 256GB
26GB free
Firmware: X413
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
63.5% Good
Read 485
Write 136
Mixed 163
56% 261 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 39.8
4K Mixed 19.1
80% 27.2 MB/s
DQ Read 301
DQ Write 226
DQ Mixed 52.4
96% 193 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16KTF1G64AZ-1G6P1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
60.7% Good
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 22.3
MC Mixed 18.3
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 20.7
55% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 5040 Builds (Compare 458 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 17%
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 5040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $195
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