Dell OptiPlex 740

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (21st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 79 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 24.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Boot Drive19% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemDell OptiPlex 740
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 740  (all builds)
Memory2.3 GB free of 4 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110803
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateOct 14 '16 at 11:16
Run Duration77 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing below expectations (21st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+
Socket M2 , 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
24.3% Poor
Memory 37.1
1-Core 36.5
2-Core 64.1
28% 45.9 Pts
4-Core 68.1
8-Core 68.2
9% 68.1 Pts
64-Core 74
5% 74 Pts
Poor: 12%
This bench: 24.3%
Great: 46%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV400S3712 120GB
83GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3F Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
19% Very poor
Read 84.2
Write 58.7
Mixed 62.8
15% 68.6 MB/s
4K Read 15.2
4K Write 15.3
4K Mixed 5.69
38% 12.1 MB/s
DQ Read 19.6
DQ Write 26.3
DQ Mixed 7.27
10% 17.7 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 19%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x1GB
4 of 4 slots used
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
14.6% Very poor
MC Read 5.7
MC Write 4.3
MC Mixed 5
14% 5 GB/s
SC Read 4.4
SC Write 3.9
SC Mixed 4
12% 4.1 GB/s
Latency 216
18% 216 ns
Poor: 11%
This bench: 14.6%
Great: 28%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 740 Builds (Compare 311 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation 17%

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 740

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 33% - Below average Total price: $175
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