Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 24%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (13th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 87 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 extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 21.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics2.87% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive42.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemDell OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory9.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateJun 13 '19 at 04:39
Run Duration285 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-2600-$226
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
21.6% Poor
Memory 34.8
1-Core 22.7
2-Core 34.4
21% 30.6 Pts
4-Core 46.9
8-Core 87.7
8% 67.3 Pts
64-Core 19.3
1% 19.3 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 21.6%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
Gigabyte(1458 375A) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
2.87% Terrible
Lighting 12.9
Reflection 11.6
Parallax 14.8
3% 13.1 fps
MRender 7.2
Gravity 10.5
Splatting 15.1
3% 10.9 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.87%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$28
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1Z40102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 178 61 78 83 60 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
42.6% Average
Read 306
Write 235
Mixed 249
SusWrite 85
49% 219 MB/s
4K Read 14.5
4K Write 30.8
4K Mixed 12.5
54% 19.3 MB/s
DQ Read 199
DQ Write 198
DQ Mixed 44
76% 147 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 98%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 500GB
0GB free
Firmware: 0938
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 30
Write 25.3
Mixed 20.8
19% 25.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.6
98% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 15% Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT51264BA160B.C16F Micron 16JTF51264AZ-1G6M1 Micron 8JTF51264AZ-1G6E1 Micron 16KTF51264AZ-1G4M1 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
28.3% Poor
MC Read 11.3
MC Write 11.1
MC Mixed 11.4
32% 11.3 GB/s
SC Read 4.1
SC Write 3.7
SC Mixed 2.1
9% 3.3 GB/s
Latency 228
18% 228 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 28.3%
Great: 49%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 990 Builds (Compare 3,917 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 990

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $254
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