Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 70.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics3.95% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive70.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemDell OptiPlex 790
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 790  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110411
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateOct 23 '20 at 19:49
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$197
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
70.1% Very good
Memory 85.2
1-Core 90.1
2-Core 171
70% 115 Pts
4-Core 298
8-Core 449
48% 373 Pts
64-Core 457
31% 457 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
Asus(1043 86CB) 2GB
CLim: 980 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
3.95% Terrible
Lighting 4.87
Reflection 4.12
Parallax 4
4% 4.33 fps
MRender 6.57
Gravity 3.97
Splatting 6.39
4% 5.64 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.95%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SQF-S25M8-128G-AAG 128GB
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM02A2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 157 154 166 156 154 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
70.1% Very good
Read 468
Write 188
Mixed 226
SusWrite 159
58% 260 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 45.8
4K Mixed 26.7
96% 32.5 MB/s
DQ Read 358
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 64.2
103% 203 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$30
917GB free
Firmware: CC4B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 193 194 194 195 193 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
98% Outstanding
Read 149
Write 100
Mixed 74.3
SusWrite 193
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 98%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8JTF51264AZ-1G6E1 8JTF51264AZ-1G6E1 8JTF51264AZ-1G6E1 16JTF51264AZ-1G6K1 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
47.2% Average
MC Read 16.1
MC Write 16.8
MC Mixed 15
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 13.5
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 14.6
42% 14.7 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 47.2%
Great: 56%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 790 Builds (Compare 6,762 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 790

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $103
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