Dell Precision 5520

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 19%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (6th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 94 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 an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 14.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics2.98% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive66.5% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (82%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
10 days ago, 10 days ago.
SystemDell Precision 5520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0R6JFH
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180423
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 16:45
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 82%

 PC Performing way below expectations (6th 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 i7-7820HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 0.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
14.1% Very poor
SC Int 13.2
SC Float 16.9
SC Mixed 14.4
12% 14.8 Pts
QC Int 70.9
QC Float 74.8
QC Mixed 77
17% 74.2 Pts
MC Int 114
MC Float 126
MC Mixed 123
18% 121 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 14.1%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics 630
Dell(1028 07BF) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 23.20.16.4973
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
2.98% Terrible
Lighting 7.4
Reflection 43.5
Parallax 7.7
2% 19.5 fps
MRender 8
Gravity 6.6
Splatting 11.3
4% 8.63 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 2.98%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSDSC2KF256G8 SATA 256GB
106GB free
Firmware: LHFD03N Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
66.5% Good
Read 502
Write 455
Mixed 483
107% 480 MB/s
4K Read 14.4
4K Write 28.9
4K Mixed 14.7
56% 19.3 MB/s
DQ Read 19
DQ Write 47.8
DQ Mixed 13.6
16% 26.8 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA82GS6AFR8N-UH 1x16GB
1 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
34.6% Below average
MC Read 13.4
MC Write 12.2
MC Mixed 12.7
36% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 5.7
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 8.5
21% 7.3 GB/s
Latency 128
31% 128 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 34.6%
Great: 45%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision 5520 Builds (Compare 1,141 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
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System: Dell Precision 5520

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