Dell Inspiron 3521

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 50.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics2.65% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
3 years ago, 3 years ago.
SystemDell Inspiron 3521  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 06RYX8
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366x768x4294967296 szín
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 26 '18 at 19:41
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3-3217U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 1.8 GHz, turbo 1.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
50.6% Above average
Memory 80.1
1-Core 48.6
2-Core 77.3
47% 68.7 Pts
4-Core 125
8-Core 125
17% 125 Pts
64-Core 124
8% 124 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Dell(1028 0597) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4252
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
2.65% Terrible
Lighting 3.87
Reflection 5.12
Parallax 2.66
3% 3.88 fps
MRender 4.76
Gravity 2.13
Splatting 7.35
2% 4.75 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.65%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 2.5" 500GB-$27
271GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 80 94 88 68 101 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
55% Above average
Read 105
Write 99.5
Mixed 53.4
SusWrite 86.3
63% 86.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.5
109% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 55%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351S6EFR8A-PB HMT451S6BFR8A-PB 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
47% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 17.2
MC Mixed 16.9
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 9.9
SC Mixed 11
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 80.4
50% 80.4 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 47%
Great: 56%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 3521 Builds (Compare 4,323 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 3521

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 19% - Very poor Total price: $32
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