Dell OptiPlex 3040

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 74.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics4.02% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemDell OptiPlex 3040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 3040  (all builds)
Memory1.5 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160829
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateAug 04 '20 at 16:16
Run Duration313 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6500-$180
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
74.1% Very good
Memory 82.1
1-Core 108
2-Core 206
77% 132 Pts
4-Core 380
8-Core 396
53% 388 Pts
64-Core 397
27% 397 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Dell(1028 06BB) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.8142
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
4.02% Terrible
Lighting 19.6
Reflection 23.5
Parallax 20.8
5% 21.3 fps
MRender 0
Gravity 17.7
Splatting 29.9
4% 15.9 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.02%
Great: 7%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$45
870GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS2OA810
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 129
Write 165
Mixed 31.2
78% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.5
124% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 38% Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451U6DFR8A-PB 1x4GB
1 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
31.8% Below average
MC Read 11.3
MC Write 10.5
MC Mixed 9.1
29% 10.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 10.6
SC Mixed 9.5
28% 9.9 GB/s
Latency 76.8
52% 76.8 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 33%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 7%
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Desktop
Desktop 66%
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Workstation
Workstation 6%
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Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $208
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