Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 62.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics1.2% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive93.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemDell OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180211
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 14:16
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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-$110
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
62.5% Good
SC Int 83.1
SC Float 86.3
SC Mixed 83.8
68% 84.4 Pts
QC Int 320
QC Float 337
QC Mixed 328
74% 328 Pts
MC Int 330
MC Float 315
MC Mixed 333
49% 326 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 2000 (Desktop 1.1 GHz)
Dell(1028 047E) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4229
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.2% Terrible
Lighting 3.2
Reflection 3.7
Parallax 3
1% 3.3 fps
MRender 3.6
Gravity 2.3
Splatting 4.4
1% 3.43 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.2%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Zotac Premium Edition 240GB-$75
153GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.6
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 447 446 446 444 446 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
93.1% Outstanding
Read 461
Write 455
Mixed 355
SusWrite 442
96% 428 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 50.3
4K Mixed 30.9
103% 35.2 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 200
191% 300 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 93.1%
Great: 101%
Hitachi HUA722020ALA331 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: JKAOA3NH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 97 99 99 98 97 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
59.6% Above average
Read 110
Write 120
Mixed 60.9
SusWrite 97.5
71% 97.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 70%
WD 3200BEV External 320GB
177GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 23 26 26 26 26 26 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
14.7% Very poor
Read 24.3
Write 20
Mixed 19
SusWrite 25.3
30% 22.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
86% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 14.7%
Great: 21%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-012.A00LF 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
49.9% Average
MC Read 16.8
MC Write 18.7
MC Mixed 15.4
48% 17 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 15.5
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 67.6
59% 67.6 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 53%
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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 4,622 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: 75% - Very good Total price: $367
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