Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 11 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemDell OptiPlex 790
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 790  (all builds)
Memory0.9 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.3 GHz
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime30 Days
Run DateJun 24 '19 at 13:49
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th 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
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Memory 91.9
1-Core 86.2
2-Core 170
71% 116 Pts
4-Core 336
8-Core 336
46% 336 Pts
64-Core 327
22% 327 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 75%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST3250312AS 250GB-$30
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JC49
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 80.8
Write 39.5
Mixed 52
43% 57.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
156% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 16% Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT325U6CFR8C-H9 2x2GB
2 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
48.8% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 17.4
MC Mixed 15
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 15.4
SC Mixed 14.9
42% 14.8 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 50%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 56%
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Workstation
Workstation 23%
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Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 790

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