Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 67.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics0.81% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive56.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Run History
SystemDell OptiPlex 790
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 790  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110411
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateJun 18 '19 at 10:14
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-2400-$98
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
67.2% Good
Memory 88.5
1-Core 84.3
2-Core 167
69% 113 Pts
4-Core 263
8-Core 290
37% 277 Pts
64-Core 305
20% 305 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 2000 (Desktop 1.1 GHz)
Dell(1028 04AD) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.81% Terrible
Lighting 3.3
Reflection 3.8
Parallax 3.1
1% 3.4 fps
MRender 3.9
Gravity 2.4
Splatting 4.6
1% 3.63 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.81%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB-$130
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 501ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 118 122 123 130 119 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
56.6% Above average
Read 378
Write 146
Mixed 199
SusWrite 123
47% 211 MB/s
4K Read 21.3
4K Write 56.1
4K Mixed 23
91% 33.5 MB/s
DQ Read 130
DQ Write 146
DQ Mixed 126
98% 134 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-012.A00LF Samsung M378B5773DH0-CH9 Samsung M378B5773DH0-CH9 8GB
1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 2048, 2048 MB
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
49.1% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 15.8
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 14.6
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 50%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 790 Builds (Compare 17,172 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 790

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $123
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