Dell Inspiron 5420

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 45.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4.13% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
SystemDell Inspiron 5420  (all builds)
MotherboardDell
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20130822
Uptime3.2 Days
Run DateMay 21 '19 at 02:19
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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 i5-3210M-$155
CPU Socket - U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
45.2% Average
SC Int 81
SC Float 72
SC Mixed 81.7
63% 78.2 Pts
QC Int 195
QC Float 199
QC Mixed 205
45% 200 Pts
MC Int 202
MC Float 201
MC Mixed 196
30% 200 Pts
Poor: 24%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Dell(1028 055D) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4276
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
4.13% Terrible
Lighting 11.9
Reflection 14
Parallax 8.9
3% 11.6 fps
MRender 10.5
Gravity 6.8
Splatting 19.4
5% 12.2 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.13%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 2.5" 160GB (2009)-$33
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11.01A11
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 37 40 37 35 36 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
25.9% Poor
Read 52.8
Write 48
Mixed 34.5
SusWrite 37
32% 43.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 1 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 25.9%
Great: 38%
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 6TB
4TB free
Firmware: D781
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 158 154 161 160 162 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
78.1% Very good
Read 112
Write 143
Mixed 109
SusWrite 158
97% 131 MB/s
4K Read 3.8
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.7
306% 2.77 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 89%
ADATA HV610 1TB
381GB free, PID a21a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 42 42 42 42 42 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
20.9% Poor
Read 40.2
Write 24.5
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 41.8
46% 34.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
97% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 20.9%
Great: 41%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Nanya NT4GC64B8HG0NS-DI 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
53.7% Above average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 19.6
MC Mixed 17.7
54% 19 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 15.4
42% 14.8 GB/s
Latency 79.1
51% 79.1 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 53.7%
Great: 58%
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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 Inspiron 5420 Builds (Compare 338 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

System: Dell Inspiron 5420

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $182
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