Dell Precision 5520

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics17.1% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive182% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemDell Precision 5520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0J1PNH
Memory25.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191117
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateJan 16 '20 at 19:45
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User NGA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7820HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
67.4% Good
Memory 84.3
1-Core 88
2-Core 174
69% 116 Pts
4-Core 273
8-Core 437
45% 355 Pts
64-Core 435
29% 435 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro M1200
Dell(1028 07BF) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 26.21.14.4166
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
17.1% Very poor
Lighting 20.2
Reflection 16.7
Parallax 19.7
16% 18.8 fps
MRender 24.4
Gravity 22
Splatting 16.6
18% 21 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 17.1%
Great: 17%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc300 NVMe SK hynix 1TB
362GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20005A00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1024 1045 1087 1097 906 848 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
182% Outstanding
Read 1,011
Write 999
Mixed 839
SusWrite 1,001
217% 963 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 91.3
4K Mixed 45
157% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 798
DQ Write 630
DQ Mixed 724
539% 717 MB/s
Poor: 96%
This bench: 182%
Great: 199%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A2K43CB1-CRC 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
76.4% Very good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 23.8
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 29.9
SC Mixed 23.4
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 72.9
55% 72.9 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 82%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision 5520 Builds (Compare 1,629 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision 5520

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 36% - Below average Total price: $78
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