Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (21st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 79 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 60.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics131% 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.
Boot Drive97.1% 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.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemDell OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 27 '20 at 22:31
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing below expectations (21st 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-$237
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
60.9% Good
Memory 80.6
1-Core 91.8
2-Core 152
66% 108 Pts
4-Core 223
8-Core 407
39% 315 Pts
64-Core 422
28% 422 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 60.9%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
Zotac(19DA 1471) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2088 MHz, MLim: 2875 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
131% Outstanding
Lighting 146
Reflection 155
Parallax 207
118% 169 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 190
Splatting 134
146% 151 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 131%
Great: 149%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$140
60GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 371 410 414 425 296 154 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Read 419
Write 360
Mixed 392
SusWrite 345
85% 379 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 68.9
4K Mixed 41.7
138% 47.4 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 347
DQ Mixed 364
274% 366 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
45.7% Average
MC Read 15.9
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 15.1
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 13.7
SC Mixed 13.5
35% 12.4 GB/s
Latency 79.5
50% 79.5 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 45.7%
Great: 89%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 990 Builds (Compare 7,514 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: 67% - Good Total price: $272
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