Dell Precision M6500

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 60.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics10.7% 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 Drive29% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years 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.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemDell Precision M6500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell
Memory7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130604
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 11:13
Run Duration171 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 X 920-$356
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2 GHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
60.7% Good
SC Int 82
SC Float 90.6
SC Mixed 86.8
69% 86.5 Pts
QC Int 297
QC Float 323
QC Mixed 310
70% 310 Pts
MC Int 293
MC Float 325
MC Mixed 308
46% 309 Pts
Poor: 14%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI FirePro M7820
Dell(1028 12EF) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 14.301.1019.0
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
10.7% Very poor
Lighting 38.3
Reflection 25.3
Parallax 34.1
11% 32.6 fps
MRender 19.2
Gravity 28.2
Splatting 24.8
10% 24.1 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 10.7%
Great: 11%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Runcore SSD 31GB
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FW5.0.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
29% Poor
Read 224
Write 36.1
Mixed 64.4
23% 108 MB/s
4K Read 15.2
4K Write 36.4
4K Mixed 9.39
54% 20.3 MB/s
DQ Read 49.8
DQ Write 37.2
DQ Mixed 14.6
19% 33.9 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 29%
Great: 29%
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$125
29GB free
Firmware: EXM03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
61.7% Good
Read 265
Write 243
Mixed 229
55% 246 MB/s
4K Read 17.5
4K Write 50.4
4K Mixed 28.1
89% 32 MB/s
DQ Read 191
DQ Write 179
DQ Mixed 112
104% 161 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 126%
Hitachi HTS722020K9SA00 200GB-$40
180GB free
Firmware: DC4OC76A Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
34.9% Below average
Read 63.6
Write 58
Mixed 12
32% 44.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 0.79
4K Mixed 0.37
79% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 34.9%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
50.2% Above average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 15.7
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 13
39% 13.8 GB/s
Latency 52.4
76% 52.4 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision M6500 Builds (Compare 397 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

System: Dell Precision M6500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $250
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