Dell Inspiron 5551

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 23%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 18.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics0.92% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive43.6% 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 (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell Inspiron 5551  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0WT4NH
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150813
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 02:32
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st 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 Pentium N3540
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
18.6% Very poor
SC Int 19.8
SC Float 25
SC Mixed 30.8
20% 25.2 Pts
QC Int 112
QC Float 83.8
QC Mixed 86.3
21% 94 Pts
MC Int 144
MC Float 85.5
MC Mixed 107
17% 112 Pts
Poor: 13%
This bench: 18.6%
Great: 24%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics (Bay Trail 0.667 - 0.854 GHz)
Dell(1028 06D7) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4358
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
0.92% Terrible
Lighting 2.1
Reflection 2.4
Parallax 2.5
1% 2.33 fps
MRender 3.1
Gravity 1.9
Splatting 3
1% 2.67 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.92%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 480GB-$80
381GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 168 176 192 192 185 MB/s
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
43.6% Average
Read 185
Write 193
Mixed 197
SusWrite 178
42% 188 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 33.7
4K Mixed 12.1
59% 20.9 MB/s
DQ Read 176
DQ Write 179
DQ Mixed 49.5
72% 135 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905428-447.A00LF 1x8GB
1 of 1 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
20.3% Poor
MC Read 6.2
MC Write 7.9
MC Mixed 7.2
20% 7.1 GB/s
SC Read 2.4
SC Write 3.8
SC Mixed 3.3
9% 3.17 GB/s
Latency 106
38% 106 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 20.3%
Great: 28%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 5551 Builds (Compare 59 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 26%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 5551

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