Dell Inspiron 5559

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (91st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 9 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 52.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics5.58% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
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 052K07
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150916
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 21 '19 at 04:23
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
CPU Throttled 96%

 PC Performing way above expectations (91st 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 (100th percentile)
52.4% Above average
1-Core 94.7
2-Core 165
62% 130 Pts
4-Core 251
8-Core 252
34% 252 Pts
64-Core 257
17% 257 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 51%
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 way above expectations (98th percentile)
5.58% Terrible
Lighting 19.8
Reflection 24.4
Parallax 21
5% 21.7 fps
MRender 19.5
Gravity 19
Splatting 0.2
6% 12.9 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 5.58%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
819GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2BA30004
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 75 91 93 93 94 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
49.1% Average
Read 85.9
Write 91.7
Mixed 50.2
SusWrite 85.1
57% 78.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
139% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GS6BFR8A-PB 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
59.9% Above average
MC Read 21
MC Write 22.4
MC Mixed 19.3
60% 20.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 19.2
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 79
51% 79 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 59%
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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 6,994 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: 20% - Very poor Total price: $60
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