Dell Precision M4600

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 47.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Boot Drive29.1% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell Precision M4600  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 08V9YG
Memory3.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 17 '19 at 14:24
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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 2.95 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
47.3% Average
1-Core 78
2-Core 153
54% 115 Pts
4-Core 240
8-Core 313
36% 277 Pts
64-Core 344
23% 344 Pts
Poor: 13%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD FirePro M5950
Dell(1028 04A3) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.2401.0
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 19.4
15% 19.4 fps
Poor: 3% Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM810 mSATA 128GB
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AXM18D1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 66 26 37 39 33 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
29.1% Poor
Read 206
Write 194
Mixed 134
SusWrite 58.3
33% 148 MB/s
4K Read 10.8
4K Write 27.1
4K Mixed 12.4
47% 16.8 MB/s
DQ Read 94.9
DQ Write 39.8
DQ Mixed 18.8
27% 51.2 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 29.1%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B5773CHS-CH9 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
46.4% Average
MC Read 15.5
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 14.9
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 14.4
SC Mixed 15.5
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 74
54% 74 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 49%
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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%
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Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard

System: Dell Precision M4600

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