Dell Precision 5520

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 62.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics17.2% 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 Drive169% 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemDell Precision 5520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0J1PNH
Memory24.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191117
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateJan 17 '20 at 11:29
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User NGA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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 way below expectations (19th percentile)
62.9% Good
Memory 80
1-Core 68.5
2-Core 147
60% 98.6 Pts
4-Core 249
8-Core 352
39% 301 Pts
64-Core 387
26% 387 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 62.9%
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)
17.2% Very poor
Lighting 20.6
Reflection 16.6
Parallax 19.7
17% 18.9 fps
MRender 24.4
Gravity 21.7
Splatting 16.6
18% 20.9 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 17.2%
Great: 17%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc300 NVMe SK hynix 1TB
350GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20005A00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 918 976 1013 1031 896 781 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
169% Outstanding
Read 994
Write 1,076
Mixed 726
SusWrite 936
210% 933 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 85.3
4K Mixed 40.1
145% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 784
DQ Write 436
DQ Mixed 617
457% 612 MB/s
Poor: 97%
This bench: 169%
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 way below expectations (11th percentile)
66.3% Good
MC Read 24
MC Write 25.9
MC Mixed 21.8
68% 23.9 GB/s
SC Read 9
SC Write 25.6
SC Mixed 20.2
52% 18.3 GB/s
Latency 80.5
50% 80.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 66.3%
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 1,612 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: 35% - Below average Total price: $82
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