Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 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 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 35.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics0.93% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive48.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (93%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell OptiPlex 790
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 790  (all builds)
Memory2 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 12 '19 at 12:11
Run Duration1723 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 93%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-2400-$87
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
35.4% Below average
1-Core 83.9
2-Core 162
58% 123 Pts
4-Core 186
8-Core 282
30% 234 Pts
64-Core 306
21% 306 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 2000 (Desktop 1.1 GHz)
Dell(1028 04AD) 1.8GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.93% Terrible
Lighting 3.3
Reflection 3.7
Parallax 3.1
1% 3.37 fps
MRender 4
Gravity 2.4
Splatting 4.6
1% 3.67 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.93%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Premier Pro SP900 128GB-$40
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 6.0.3b
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 112 107 97 102 99 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
48.1% Average
Read 215
Write 123
Mixed 164
SusWrite 105
34% 152 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 55.7
4K Mixed 26.3
97% 34.8 MB/s
DQ Read 30.6
DQ Write 111
DQ Mixed 32
36% 58 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 79%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Nanya NT2GC64B88B0NF-CG 2x2GB
2 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
45.8% Average
MC Read 16.4
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 14.3
45% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 14
SC Mixed 13.2
37% 13 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 51%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 790 Builds (Compare 11,136 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 790

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $109
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