Dell Inspiron 3847

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 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 42.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
12 days ago, 12 days ago.
SystemDell Inspiron 3847
MotherboardDell Inspiron 3847  (all builds)
Memory3.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 27 '20 at 03:58
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i3-4170-$128
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
42.6% Average
1-Core 81.6
2-Core 142
54% 112 Pts
4-Core 188
8-Core 216
27% 202 Pts
64-Core 222
15% 222 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$37
774GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 84 76 80 71 74 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
49.3% Average
Read 90.7
Write 90.2
Mixed 45.3
SusWrite 81
56% 76.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
110% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$30
550GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 108 106 108 105 104 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
60.5% Good
Read 105
Write 110
Mixed 63.8
SusWrite 106
70% 96 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5173EB0-CK0 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
47.5% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 14.7
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 17.3
SC Mixed 14.5
43% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 77.8
51% 77.8 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 47.5%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 3847 Builds (Compare 7,547 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Dell Inspiron 3847

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $276
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