Dell Precision WorkStation T5400

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 46.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics0.64% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive60.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
SystemDell Precision WorkStation T5400  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0RW203
Memory29.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20120430
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 02:31
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
1st CPU: Intel Xeon X5460
CPU, 2 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.15 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
46.3% Average
SC Int 74.6
SC Float 45.3
SC Mixed 57.4
47% 59.1 Pts
QC Int 311
QC Float 182
QC Mixed 228
55% 240 Pts
MC Int 617
MC Float 363
MC Mixed 457
73% 479 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 46.3%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro FX 3500
Nvidia(10DE 032B) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 307.68
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
0.64% Terrible
Lighting 6.9
Reflection 4.2
Parallax 1.2
2% 4.1 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.64%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM843T 480GB
357GB free (System drive)
Firmware: NS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 230 230 228 228 228 227 MB/s
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
60.9% Good
Read 249
Write 233
Mixed 216
SusWrite 228
52% 232 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 52.9
4K Mixed 27.4
92% 33.1 MB/s
DQ Read 197
DQ Write 177
DQ Mixed 185
139% 186 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 60.9%
Great: 98%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 32GB
29GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.2 6.9 6.7 6.7 6.5 7 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
12.1% Very poor
Read 32.5
Write 4.5
Mixed 13.8
SusWrite 6.8
15% 14.4 MB/s
4K Read 5.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 3.1
177% 3.37 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 12.1%
Great: 15%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8x4GB
8 of 8 slots used
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
21.1% Poor
MC Read 5.5
MC Write 7
MC Mixed 9.3
21% 7.27 GB/s
SC Read 2.7
SC Write 6.4
SC Mixed 4.3
13% 4.47 GB/s
Latency 117
34% 117 ns
Poor: 14%
This bench: 21.1%
Great: 108%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision WorkStation T5400 Builds (Compare 751 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 22%
Desktop 35%
Jet ski
Workstation 32%
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System: Dell Precision WorkStation T5400

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $175
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