Dell OptiPlex 390

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 41.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4% 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.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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 390
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 390  (all builds)
Memory3.2 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120209
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateDec 01 '19 at 15:41
Run Duration237 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i3-2120-$142
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
41.8% Average
1-Core 83.9
2-Core 136
54% 110 Pts
4-Core 178
8-Core 186
25% 182 Pts
64-Core 203
14% 203 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 48%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 630
Nvidia(10DE 098F) 2GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 333 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
4% Terrible
Lighting 14.4
Reflection 14.6
Parallax 13.1
4% 14 fps
MRender 12
Gravity 14.2
Splatting 10
4% 12.1 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 500GB (2009)-$22
278GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.00A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 14 8.5 16 30 36 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
22.4% Poor
Read 56.2
Write 58.7
Mixed 35.8
SusWrite 21.5
32% 43 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 22.4%
Great: 55%
Seagate ST3320413CS 320GB
297GB free
Firmware: CA14
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 96 97 98 98 99 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
57.6% Above average
Read 102
Write 102
Mixed 51.8
SusWrite 98.5
65% 88.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
156% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 57.6%
Great: 57%
Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 64GB-$6
44GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 6
Mixed 1
3% 3.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
0% 0.03 MB/s
Poor: 7% Great: 27%
WD My Passport 259F 1TB
368GB free, PID 259f
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 19 20 19 19 20 20 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
12.9% Very poor
Read 27.1
Write 20.7
Mixed 19.8
SusWrite 19.6
29% 21.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
80% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 12.9%
Great: 46%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5273CH0-CH9 M378B5773DH0-CH9 6GB
1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 2048 MB
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
39.5% Below average
MC Read 13.1
MC Write 13.3
MC Mixed 12.2
37% 12.9 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 12.8
36% 12.6 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 39.5%
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 OptiPlex 390 Builds (Compare 5,987 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 390

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $112
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