Dell Latitude E6540

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 34%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (21st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 79 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 34.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics1.46% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive36.9% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell Latitude E6540  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0725FP
Memory3.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170519
Uptime11.3 Days
Run DateDec 12 '19 at 14:06
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User SYC-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing below expectations (21st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-4300M-$264
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
34.9% Below average
1-Core 68
2-Core 108
43% 88.2 Pts
4-Core 157
8-Core 130
20% 143 Pts
64-Core 145
10% 145 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 34.9%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Mobile 1.15 GHz)
Dell(1028 05BE) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4835
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
1.46% Terrible
Lighting 6
Reflection 9.2
Parallax 11
2% 8.73 fps
MRender 9.7
Gravity 3.5
Splatting 9.3
2% 7.5 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.46%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM841 2.5" 256GB
100GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXT03D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 77 78 67 73 190 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
36.9% Below average
Read 264
Write 62
Mixed 73.1
SusWrite 99.1
27% 125 MB/s
4K Read 16
4K Write 40
4K Mixed 12.9
62% 23 MB/s
DQ Read 28
DQ Write 51.2
DQ Mixed 24.3
23% 34.5 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 77%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
204GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 83 85 94 92 94 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
51.4% Above average
Read 139
Write 116
Mixed 62.3
SusWrite 82.2
128% 99.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 0.3
159% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351S6EFR8A-PB 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
40.2% Average
MC Read 13.1
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 13.4
40% 14.1 GB/s
SC Read 8.9
SC Write 10.5
SC Mixed 11
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 80.5
50% 80.5 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Latitude E6540 Builds (Compare 4,599 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

System: Dell Latitude E6540

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $475
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