Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 60.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics1.5% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive46.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (96%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170505
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 11:08
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU 96%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th 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 i7-2600-$283
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
60.7% Good
SC Int 90.6
SC Float 92.5
SC Mixed 91
73% 91.4 Pts
QC Int 288
QC Float 299
QC Mixed 286
66% 291 Pts
MC Int 414
MC Float 459
MC Mixed 462
66% 445 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 9400 GT
Gigabyte(1458 349B) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.1
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
1.5% Terrible
Lighting 4
Reflection 6.8
Parallax 1.4
1% 4.07 fps
MRender 6.7
Gravity 2.7
Splatting 4.8
2% 4.73 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.5%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
46.9% Average
Read 264
Write 193
Mixed 155
45% 204 MB/s
4K Read 22.6
4K Write 38.8
4K Mixed 16.7
76% 26 MB/s
DQ Read 23.1
DQ Write 57.4
DQ Mixed 15.1
19% 31.8 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 125%
Intel Raid 1 Volume 1TB
172GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
61.4% Good
Read 116
Write 98.5
Mixed 82.4
74% 98.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.47
101% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5273DH0-CH9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
42.8% Average
MC Read 16.1
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 14.8
44% 15.5 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 11.8
SC Mixed 9.6
28% 9.7 GB/s
Latency 91.7
44% 91.7 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 990 Builds (Compare 4,079 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 990

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $383
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