Dell Precision M4600

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 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 51.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics1.11% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive48.6% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell Precision M4600  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 08V9YG
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180914
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '19 at 22:04
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User IRL-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-2720QM-$299
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
51.9% Above average
1-Core 84.6
2-Core 126
52% 106 Pts
4-Core 281
8-Core 360
42% 320 Pts
64-Core 293
20% 293 Pts
Poor: 13%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro 1000M
Dell(1028 14A3) 2GB
Driver: Ver. 21.21.13.7755
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
1.11% Terrible
Lighting 3.7
Reflection 3.7
Parallax 1.9
1% 3.1 fps
MRender 3.9
Gravity 3.8
Splatting 2.5
1% 3.4 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.11%
Great: 4%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 240GB-$70
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 225 223 219 245 236 253 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
48.6% Average
Read 317
Write 256
Mixed 256
SusWrite 233
60% 266 MB/s
4K Read 7.2
4K Write 17.2
4K Mixed 8.3
31% 10.9 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 258
DQ Mixed 164
154% 239 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B5273DH0-CH9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
48.4% Average
MC Read 17.8
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 15.6
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 11.6
SC Mixed 13.9
36% 12.8 GB/s
Latency 78.1
51% 78.1 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 51%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision M4600 Builds (Compare 2,189 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard

System: Dell Precision M4600

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $299
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