Dell OptiPlex 980

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 43.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics1.11% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive26.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
Run History
SystemDell OptiPlex 980
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 980  (all builds)
Memory6.5 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20101103
Uptime4.8 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 16:45
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 650-$207
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
43.7% Average
SC Int 75.4
SC Float 78.4
SC Mixed 77.3
62% 77 Pts
QC Int 190
QC Float 198
QC Mixed 199
44% 196 Pts
MC Int 191
MC Float 203
MC Mixed 201
30% 198 Pts
Poor: 29%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics (Clarkdale 0.733/0.9 GHz)
Dell(1028 02DA) 1.8GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 8.15.10.2900
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.11% Terrible
Lighting 2.9
Reflection 3.3
Parallax 2.9
1% 3.03 fps
MRender 3.2
Gravity 2.2
Splatting 4.2
1% 3.2 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.11%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingdian S400 120GB
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0724A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 144 53 63 67 47 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
26.9% Poor
Read 226
Write 194
Mixed 205
SusWrite 95.9
40% 180 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 9.7
4K Mixed 0.9
32% 9.13 MB/s
DQ Read 102
DQ Write 53.3
DQ Mixed 19.8
30% 58.4 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 26.9%
Great: 111%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 250GB-$20
231GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 128 126 128 128 128 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
69.5% Good
Read 115
Write 112
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 127
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
156% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378B5773CH0-CH9 80CE000080CE M378B5773CH0-CH9 859B0000802C BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 859B0000802C BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 12GB
1333, 1333, 1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 2048, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
30% Below average
MC Read 9.9
MC Write 8.9
MC Mixed 12.9
30% 10.6 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 6.4
SC Mixed 7.6
21% 7.23 GB/s
Latency 107
37% 107 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 980 Builds (Compare 2,328 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 980

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $227
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