Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 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 69.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics132% 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 Drive72.5% 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.
SystemDell OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory7.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110411
Uptime1 Days
Run DateDec 08 '20 at 03:20
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th 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-$241
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
69.7% Good
Memory 89.5
1-Core 82.3
2-Core 161
68% 111 Pts
4-Core 271
8-Core 402
43% 337 Pts
64-Core 383
26% 383 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 457.51
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
132% Outstanding
Lighting 160
Reflection 265
Parallax 157
130% 194 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 176
Splatting 121
135% 142 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 132%
Great: 149%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 199 198 201 202 202 197 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 459
Write 200
Mixed 242
SusWrite 200
61% 275 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 54.5
4K Mixed 25.7
99% 34.9 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 204
DQ Mixed 231
181% 253 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 130%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5273DH0-CH9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
45.5% Average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 14.2
44% 15.4 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 15.2
39% 13.5 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 54%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 990 Builds (Compare 7,495 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: $276
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