Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 64.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
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 Drive56.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemDell OptiPlex 790
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 790  (all builds)
Memory6.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111230
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 14:12
Run Duration89 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 i5-2400-$91
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
64.2% Good
SC Int 84.1
SC Float 84.8
SC Mixed 84.2
68% 84.4 Pts
QC Int 336
QC Float 337
QC Mixed 340
77% 338 Pts
MC Int 337
MC Float 339
MC Mixed 340
51% 338 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 5750
XFX(1682 2980) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
10.2% Very poor
Lighting 36.1
Reflection 24.8
Parallax 31.8
11% 30.9 fps
MRender 19.1
Gravity 25.6
Splatting 25.3
10% 23.3 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 10.2%
Great: 11%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 480GB-$125
344GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
56.7% Above average
Read 391
Write 313
Mixed 171
64% 291 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 65.8
4K Mixed 4.04
72% 30.4 MB/s
DQ Read 18.8
DQ Write 75.8
DQ Mixed 1.54
14% 32 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-PB Micron 16JTF51264AZ-1G6M1 8GB
1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
53.1% Above average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 16.9
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 15.4
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 63.5
63% 63.5 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 790 Builds (Compare 4,030 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 790

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $181
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