Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 58%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics0.81% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive32% 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.
SystemDell OptiPlex 790
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 790  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111230
Uptime4 Days
Run DateDec 07 '19 at 03:38
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-2400-$87
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
58% Above average
1-Core 86.6
2-Core 171
61% 129 Pts
4-Core 329
8-Core 332
45% 330 Pts
64-Core 329
22% 329 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 58%
Great: 59%
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)
0.81% Terrible
Lighting 3.3
Reflection 3.7
Parallax 3.2
1% 3.4 fps
MRender 3.9
Gravity 2.4
Splatting 4.7
1% 3.67 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 0.81%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 240GB-$32
75GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 123 83 96 50 38 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
32% Below average
Read 408
Write 332
Mixed 321
SusWrite 79.7
64% 285 MB/s
4K Read 24.3
4K Write 6.3
4K Mixed 0.5
41% 10.4 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 32%
Great: 104%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 250GB-$15
232GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 125 124 104 71 55 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
64.1% Good
Read 126
Write 120
Mixed 51.7
SusWrite 97.7
72% 99 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.9
150% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 76%
WD easystore 25FB 8TB
1.5TB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 27 27 26 23 22 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
21% Poor
Read 29
Write 19.5
Mixed 22.3
SusWrite 24.8
32% 23.9 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 3.6
4K Mixed 1.1
165% 2 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 21%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT325U6CFR8C-H9 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
50.4% Above average
MC Read 17
MC Write 18.4
MC Mixed 16
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.5
SC Write 15.7
SC Mixed 15.6
43% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 50.4%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 790 Builds (Compare 12,680 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 790

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $109
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