Dell OptiPlex 3040

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics7.22% 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 Drive52.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemDell OptiPlex 3040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 3040  (all builds)
Memory1.7 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit farver
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160126
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 01:37
Run Duration104 Seconds
Run User DNK-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 i3-6100-$110
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
66.7% Good
SC Int 114
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 115
92% 116 Pts
QC Int 288
QC Float 326
QC Mixed 309
70% 308 Pts
MC Int 290
MC Float 329
MC Mixed 310
46% 310 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 67%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Dell(1028 06BB) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4836
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
7.22% Terrible
Lighting 20.3
Reflection 21.2
Parallax 19.8
6% 20.4 fps
MRender 10.6
Gravity 17.5
Splatting 32.2
8% 20.1 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.22%
Great: 10%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung CM871 2.5 7mm 128GB
99GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FXT01D1Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
52.1% Above average
Read 493
Write 114
Mixed 161
55% 256 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 33.4
4K Mixed 10.6
73% 23.8 MB/s
DQ Read 173
DQ Write 29.5
DQ Mixed 9.81
31% 70.7 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 53%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451U6BFR8A-PB 1x4GB
1 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
30% Poor
MC Read 10.5
MC Write 10.4
MC Mixed 8.2
28% 9.7 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 9.9
SC Mixed 9.6
27% 9.43 GB/s
Latency 82.3
49% 82.3 ns
Poor: 17%
This bench: 30%
Great: 33%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 3040 Builds (Compare 1,087 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $195
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