Dell Precision 5520

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk
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 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 68.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics11.1% 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 Drive179% 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.
Run History
SystemDell Precision 5520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0J1PNH
Memory26.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191117
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 16 '20 at 20:31
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User NGA-User
Background CPU2%

 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 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 (35th percentile)
68.8% Good
Memory 84.5
1-Core 83
2-Core 158
66% 108 Pts
4-Core 287
8-Core 435
46% 361 Pts
64-Core 440
30% 440 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 68.8%
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 way below expectations (4th percentile)
11.1% Very poor
Lighting 10
Reflection 11.5
Parallax 16.2
8% 12.6 fps
MRender 20.5
Gravity 17.6
Splatting 14
14% 17.3 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 11.1%
Great: 17%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc300 NVMe SK hynix 1TB
365GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20005A00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 989 921 1103 1077 1056 953 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
179% Outstanding
Read 992
Write 991
Mixed 793
SusWrite 1,016
214% 948 MB/s
4K Read 33.3
4K Write 91.7
4K Mixed 43.8
155% 56.3 MB/s
DQ Read 727
DQ Write 619
DQ Mixed 712
523% 686 MB/s
Poor: 96%
This bench: 179%
Great: 200%
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 (56th percentile)
77% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 30.5
MC Mixed 23.7
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 31
SC Mixed 24.1
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 72.5
55% 72.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 77%
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 1,620 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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