Dell Inspiron 5559

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 61.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics4.39% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive75.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (47%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell Inspiron 5559  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0K64R6
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 15 '19 at 08:58
Run Duration213 Seconds
Run User ALB-User
Background CPU 47%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6500U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
61.5% Good
Memory 81.7
1-Core 75
2-Core 124
60% 93.6 Pts
4-Core 240
8-Core 244
33% 242 Pts
64-Core 233
16% 233 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
Dell(1028 06B2) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 23.20.16.4973
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
4.39% Terrible
Lighting 21.3
Reflection 25.8
Parallax 22
6% 23 fps
MRender 0.1
Gravity 19.3
Splatting 32.4
4% 17.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.39%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 480GB-$47
416GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61K1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 337 261 88 90 90 95 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 408
Write 208
Mixed 296
SusWrite 160
60% 268 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 72.7
4K Mixed 31.5
122% 44.2 MB/s
DQ Read 258
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 180
164% 247 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451S6BFR8A-PB 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
56.6% Above average
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 21.4
MC Mixed 17.6
57% 20 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 16.4
46% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 77.5
52% 77.5 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 56%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 5559 Builds (Compare 2,292 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 5559

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 20% - Poor Total price: $28
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