Dell Inspiron 5520

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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. 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 58.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics2.34% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive81.7% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell Inspiron 5520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 04G65K
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180517
Uptime3 Days
Run DateMay 08 '20 at 16:19
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3612QM
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
58.9% Above average
Memory 82.3
1-Core 57.4
2-Core 109
54% 82.8 Pts
4-Core 193
8-Core 291
31% 242 Pts
64-Core 294
20% 294 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Dell(1028 0569) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4252
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
2.34% Terrible
Lighting 11.8
Reflection 13.4
Parallax 8.6
3% 11.3 fps
MRender 11.3
Gravity 6.8
Splatting 17
2% 11.7 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 2.34%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ct1000mx CT1000MX50 1TB
343GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 407 412 402 401 406 396 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Read 460
Write 396
Mixed 393
SusWrite 404
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 38.5
4K Mixed 30
94% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 220
DQ Write 186
DQ Mixed 213
157% 206 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 128%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT102464BF160B.C16 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
52.4% Above average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 17.1
54% 19 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 10.6
SC Mixed 12.6
35% 12.1 GB/s
Latency 76.4
52% 76.4 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 52.4%
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 5520 Builds (Compare 2,453 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Dell Inspiron 5520

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