Dell Vostro 2520

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 24%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 23.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics3.52% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive64.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory2GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows however a minimum of 4GB is recommended for gaming or any other RAM intensive tasks such as photo/video editing. This system will also be a little more responsive with 4GB of RAM.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (54%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
11 days ago, 10 days ago.
SystemDell Vostro 2520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0FWKV7
Memory0.5 GB free of 2 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130318
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJul 13 '19 at 01:58
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 54%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 i3-3110M-$70
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
23.8% Poor
SC Int 32.3
SC Float 40.2
SC Mixed 34.2
25% 35.6 Pts
QC Int 128
QC Float 151
QC Mixed 138
25% 139 Pts
MC Int 155
MC Float 152
MC Mixed 153
10% 153 Pts
Poor: 22%
This bench: 23.8%
Great: 36%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Dell(1028 0558) 1,021MB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4358
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
3.52% Terrible
Lighting 10.9
Reflection 12.4
Parallax 8
3% 10.4 fps
MRender 8.1
Gravity 6.1
Splatting 15.8
4% 10 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.52%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 250GB-$140
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 340 344 349 245 325 338 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
64.3% Good
Read 416
Write 354
Mixed 281
SusWrite 324
77% 344 MB/s
4K Read 12.1
4K Write 27.1
4K Mixed 16.4
54% 18.5 MB/s
DQ Read 216
DQ Write 288
DQ Mixed 196
164% 233 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B5773DH0-CK0 1x2GB
1 of 2 slots used
2GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
29.6% Poor
MC Read 10.7
MC Write 9.7
MC Mixed 9
28% 9.8 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 8
24% 8.37 GB/s
Latency 84.3
48% 84.3 ns
Poor: 10%
This bench: 29.6%
Great: 32%
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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 Vostro 2520 Builds (Compare 272 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 34%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Vostro 2520

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $70
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