Dell Vostro 230

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 46.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics2.91% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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.
SystemDell Vostro 230  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 07N90W
Memory3.7 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20101209
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 30 '20 at 16:54
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core2 Duo E8400-$79
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
46.8% Average
Memory 75.6
1-Core 54.2
2-Core 108
51% 79.3 Pts
4-Core 108
8-Core 106
15% 107 Pts
64-Core 107
7% 107 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
Nvidia(10DE 118B) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
2.91% Terrible
Lighting 8.3
Reflection 8.2
Parallax 10.7
2% 9.07 fps
MRender 5
Gravity 11.6
Splatting 13.7
3% 10.1 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.91%
Great: 4%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$47
617GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 71 72 92 95 95 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
52.4% Above average
Read 99.2
Write 97.4
Mixed 58.9
SusWrite 83.5
62% 84.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.9
151% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 6GB
null MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
22% Poor
MC Read 8.3
MC Write 6.4
MC Mixed 6
20% 6.9 GB/s
SC Read 6.2
SC Write 6.4
SC Mixed 6.8
18% 6.47 GB/s
Latency 89.1
45% 89.1 ns
Poor: 12%
This bench: 22%
Great: 45%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Vostro 230 Builds (Compare 1,405 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

System: Dell Vostro 230

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $109
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