Dell Precision 3530

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics6.21% 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 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.
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.
Run History
SystemDell Precision 3530  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0T36NT
Memory8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190111
Uptime16.8 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 21:05
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Memory 81.5
1-Core 121
2-Core 218
81% 140 Pts
4-Core 474
8-Core 735
77% 604 Pts
64-Core 862
58% 862 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Dell(1028 0820) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7262
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
6.21% Terrible
Lighting 7.17
Reflection 14.5
Parallax 7.62
6% 9.76 fps
MRender 8.86
Gravity 6.57
Splatting 14.5
6% 9.98 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.21%
Great: 10%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba MQ01ACF050 500GB-$150
251GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AV003D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 55 47 58 77 78 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
49.2% Average
Read 108
Write 110
Mixed 36.7
SusWrite 63.9
58% 79.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA82GS6JJR8N-VK 1x16GB
1 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
46.6% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 16.5
MC Mixed 13.5
45% 15.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 17.6
SC Mixed 15.5
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 77.8
51% 77.8 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 49%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision 3530 Builds (Compare 247 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision 3530

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