Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics0.98% 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.
SystemDell OptiPlex 790
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 790  (all builds)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130924
Uptime90.1 Days
Run DateNov 18 '19 at 16:59
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-2600-$213
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
77.1% Very good
Memory 91.1
1-Core 89
2-Core 183
73% 121 Pts
4-Core 350
8-Core 444
52% 397 Pts
64-Core 453
30% 453 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 2000 (Desktop 1.1 GHz)
Dell(1028 04AD) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.98% Terrible
Lighting 4
Reflection 4.6
Parallax 3.8
1% 4.13 fps
MRender 4.8
Gravity 2.9
Splatting 5.6
1% 4.43 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.98%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi HUA721010KLA330 1TB-$41
894GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GKAOAB0A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 46 35 43 63 65 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
21.9% Poor
Read 26
Write 19.2
Mixed 39
SusWrite 50.1
25% 33.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.3
68% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 21.9%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT125U6TFR8C-H9 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
48.2% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 16.5
MC Mixed 15.1
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 16.1
SC Mixed 16.1
44% 15.5 GB/s
Latency 65.6
61% 65.6 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 53%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 790 Builds (Compare 5,478 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 790

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $103
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