Dell Precision 5540

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics36.6% 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 Drive161% 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.
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.
SystemDell Precision 5540  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0FMYX6
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191225
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 05 '20 at 20:40
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9880H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Memory 84.7
1-Core 136
2-Core 264
91% 162 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 817
84% 661 Pts
64-Core 1,036
70% 1,036 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro T2000
Dell(1028 0906) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 26.21.14.4292
Performing below potential (52nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
36.6% Below average
Lighting 164
Reflection 147
Parallax 142
43% 151 fps
MRender 80.5
Gravity 137
Splatting 117
36% 112 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 36.6%
Great: 44%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc601 NVMe SK hynix 512GB
441GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002111 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1055 713 711 703 696 704 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
161% Outstanding
Read 734
Write 791
Mixed 496
SusWrite 764
157% 696 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 119
4K Mixed 35.2
150% 60.7 MB/s
DQ Read 992
DQ Write 813
DQ Mixed 801
627% 869 MB/s
Poor: 110%
This bench: 161%
Great: 228%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA82GS6JJR8N-VK 1x16GB
1 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
48.5% Average
MC Read 17.8
MC Write 17
MC Mixed 13.6
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 17.4
SC Mixed 17.1
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 72.3
55% 72.3 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 48.5%
Great: 49%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision 5540 Builds (Compare 887 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision 5540

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