Dell Precision M4700

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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 15.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Boot Drive43.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 42% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
Run History
SystemDell Precision M4700  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 082H3V
Memory21.9 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130827
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 16 '18 at 23:30
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
CPU Throttled 42%

 PC Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-3840QM-$279
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 0.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
15.6% Very poor
1-Core 24.8
2-Core 49.5
18% 37.2 Pts
4-Core 81.7
8-Core 116
13% 98.8 Pts
64-Core 118
8% 118 Pts
Poor: 17%
This bench: 15.6%
Great: 68%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM830 mSATA 256GB
214GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM13D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 213 216 212 218 217 215 MB/s
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
43.5% Average
Read 231
Write 219
Mixed 172
SusWrite 215
47% 209 MB/s
4K Read 13.4
4K Write 23.6
4K Mixed 14.4
51% 17.1 MB/s
DQ Read 153
DQ Write 85.7
DQ Mixed 118
88% 119 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B1G73BH0-CK0 01BA 64D0JKHNK M471B1G73BH0-CK0 24GB
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
42.5% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 16.5
MC Mixed 16.2
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 6.2
SC Write 5
SC Mixed 5.8
16% 5.67 GB/s
Latency 136
29% 136 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 54%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision M4700 Builds (Compare 2,312 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

System: Dell Precision M4700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $230
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