Dell Inspiron 5559

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 50.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics4.98% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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.
CPU throttled at 96% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
SystemDell Inspiron 5559  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0K64R6
Memory4.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150916
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 10 '19 at 08:55
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User NPL-User
Background CPU4%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6500U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
50.8% Above average
1-Core 93.1
2-Core 161
61% 127 Pts
4-Core 240
8-Core 245
33% 242 Pts
64-Core 249
17% 249 Pts
Poor: 29%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 52%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 520 (Mobile Skylake)
Dell(1028 06B2) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 23.20.16.4973
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
4.98% Terrible
Lighting 21.3
Reflection 25.7
Parallax 21.9
6% 23 fps
MRender 17.5
Gravity 18.9
Splatting 0.2
4% 12.2 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.98%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
787GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2BA30004
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 57 68 64 52 37 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
38% Below average
Read 77
Write 66.5
Mixed 46.1
SusWrite 55.2
45% 61.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 38%
Great: 60%
UFD 3.0 Silicon-Power16G 16GB
6GB free, PID 6300
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 14 13 14 13 14 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
21.9% Poor
Read 114
Write 18
Mixed 6
SusWrite 13.6
34% 37.9 MB/s
4K Read 10.5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
39% 3.5 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 21.9%
Great: 29%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451S6BFR8A-PB 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
56.7% Above average
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 20.7
MC Mixed 17.4
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 21.4
SC Mixed 18.2
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 80.2
50% 80.2 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 57%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 5559 Builds (Compare 6,513 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

System: Dell Inspiron 5559

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 18% - Very poor Total price: $70
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