Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 57.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics0.82% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive55.8% 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.
Very high background CPU (70%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 months ago, 1 month ago.
SystemDell OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory3.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime4 Days
Run DateAug 13 '19 at 18:44
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 70%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-2400-$87
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
57.8% Above average
1-Core 86.5
2-Core 170
60% 128 Pts
4-Core 328
8-Core 327
45% 327 Pts
64-Core 331
22% 331 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 59%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 2000 (Desktop 1.1 GHz)
Dell(1028 047E) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.82% Terrible
Lighting 3.3
Reflection 3.7
Parallax 3.1
1% 3.37 fps
MRender 4
Gravity 2.4
Splatting 4.6
1% 3.67 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.82%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Ignite 240GB-$123
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM01.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 265 235 181 199 253 289 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
55.8% Above average
Read 228
Write 296
Mixed 227
SusWrite 237
56% 247 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 46.7
4K Mixed 27.5
94% 32.2 MB/s
DQ Read 29.9
DQ Write 103
DQ Mixed 38.4
38% 57 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 111%
WD 5000BEV External 500GB
86GB free, PID 1010
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 24 24 25 26 25 26 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
15.1% Very poor
Read 29.8
Write 18.5
Mixed 21
SusWrite 25
31% 23.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
84% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 15.1%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT25664BD160BJ.C4F Kingston K1N7HK-ELC 859B CT25664BD160BJ.C4F Kingston K1N7HK-ELC 8GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 2048, 2048, 2048 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.3% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 15.7
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 15.9
SC Mixed 15
42% 14.7 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 990 Builds (Compare 9,737 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 990

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $366
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