Dell Vostro 2520

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 1%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 23%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 1%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 50.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics1.97% 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. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
13 months ago, 13 months 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 (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i3-3110M-$70
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
50.8% Above average
Memory 78
1-Core 34.2
2-Core 79.3
43% 63.8 Pts
4-Core 138
8-Core 148
19% 143 Pts
64-Core 153
10% 153 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 59%
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 as expected (57th percentile)
1.97% Terrible
Lighting 10.9
Reflection 12.4
Parallax 8
3% 10.4 fps
MRender 8.1
Gravity 6.1
Splatting 15.8
2% 10 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.97%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX100 250GB-$99
163GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 340 344 349 245 325 338 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th 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: 56%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 102%
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 (88th 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: 9%
This bench: 29.6%
Great: 32%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 2%
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Desktop
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Workstation
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System: Dell Vostro 2520

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