Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics115% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemDell OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 03 '20 at 05:03
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-2600-$203
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
72.2% Very good
Memory 90.2
1-Core 94
2-Core 159
71% 114 Pts
4-Core 293
8-Core 470
49% 382 Pts
64-Core 467
31% 467 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
Zotac(19DA 1471) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2075 MHz, MLim: 2800 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
115% Outstanding
Lighting 120
Reflection 174
Parallax 197
97% 164 fps
MRender 120
Gravity 178
Splatting 127
136% 141 fps
Poor: 116%
This bench: 115%
Great: 149%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
256GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 758 208 208 206 210 212 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 84% Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 01BA 04CB 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
29.2% Poor
MC Read 9.5
MC Write 9
MC Mixed 8.4
26% 8.97 GB/s
SC Read 8.9
SC Write 10
SC Mixed 9.8
27% 9.57 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 29.2%
Great: 34%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 990 Builds (Compare 7,883 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 990

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $232
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