Dell OptiPlex 7040

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (85th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 15 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics7.67% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive125% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
13 days ago, 13 days ago.
SystemDell OptiPlex 7040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 7040  (all builds)
Memory21.2 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200723
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 00:42
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (85th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700-$279
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
Memory 87.2
1-Core 120
2-Core 235
85% 147 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 580
67% 510 Pts
64-Core 585
39% 585 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon R7 350X
Dell(1028 0081) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.9.1
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
7.67% Terrible
Lighting 29.9
Reflection 28
Parallax 44.9
8% 34.3 fps
MRender 18.2
Gravity 28.6
Splatting 24
8% 23.6 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 7.67%
Great: 8%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
387GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 413 406 411 408 411 409 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 445
Write 406
Mixed 344
SusWrite 410
90% 401 MB/s
4K Read 47.1
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 63.7
215% 75.8 MB/s
DQ Read 361
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 334
251% 336 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 125%
Great: 132%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF51264AZ-2G1B1 802C0000802C 8ATF51264AZ-2G1B1 01980000802C 9905702-071.A00G 01980000802C 9905702-071.A00G 24GB
2133, 2133, 2400, 2400 MHz
4096, 4096, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
75.4% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 23.5
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 24.2
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 7040 Builds (Compare 1,575 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $279
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