Dell OptiPlex 7040

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics6.04% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive107% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 8 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
High background CPU (25%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 23 days ago.
SystemDell OptiPlex 7040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 7040  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit couleurs, 1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20171205
Uptime2.7 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 16:08
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 25%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th 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 i7-6700-$308
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
67.2% Good
SC Int 91.3
SC Float 97.3
SC Mixed 96
76% 94.9 Pts
QC Int 294
QC Float 325
QC Mixed 315
70% 311 Pts
MC Int 536
MC Float 598
MC Mixed 611
87% 582 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Dell(1028 06B9) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 21.20.16.4821
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
6.04% Terrible
Lighting 20.7
Reflection 25.9
Parallax 21.3
6% 22.6 fps
MRender 18.7
Gravity 18
Splatting 0.1
6% 12.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.04%
Great: 10%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SSD 500GB
340GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 408 377 362 391 382 324 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 408
Write 363
Mixed 296
SusWrite 374
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 99.4
4K Mixed 56
166% 60.8 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 330
248% 332 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 107%
Great: 137%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16ATF1G64AZ-2G1A2 0198000080AD 9905678-043.A00G 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
62.3% Good
MC Read 23.6
MC Write 24.6
MC Mixed 19.6
65% 22.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.5
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 16.1
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 83.6
48% 83.6 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 7040 Builds (Compare 2,209 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $308
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