Dell Precision 5520

Performance Results

Gaming 55%
Desktop 75%
Workstation 46%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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 63.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics80% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive197% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemDell Precision 5520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0NKT5P
Memory21.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201019
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateDec 24 '20 at 23:21
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 13%
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 PC Performing below expectations (20th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
63.2% Good
Memory 71.7
1-Core 91.9
2-Core 169
65% 111 Pts
4-Core 296
8-Core 440
47% 368 Pts
64-Core 420
28% 420 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
Zotac(19DA C530) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.79
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
80% Very good
Lighting 99.4
Reflection 83.8
Parallax 101
80% 94.8 fps
MRender 114
Gravity 95.9
Splatting 80.1
80% 96.7 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 80%
Great: 95%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PM961 SED S 512GB
392GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2D7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 767 625 630 634 631 631 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
197% Outstanding
Read 1,625
Write 1,457
Mixed 847
SusWrite 653
256% 1,145 MB/s
4K Read 48
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 63.4
209% 71.6 MB/s
DQ Read 658
DQ Write 558
DQ Mixed 640
471% 619 MB/s
Poor: 131%
This bench: 197%
Great: 277%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A2K43CB1-CRC 859B0000802C CT16G4SFD824A.C16FDD 32GB
2400, 2400 MHz
16384, 16384 MB
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
69.2% Good
MC Read 25.3
MC Write 27.6
MC Mixed 22.5
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 26.8
SC Mixed 19.9
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 97.5
41% 97.5 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 80%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop 68%
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Workstation 11%
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System: Dell Precision 5520

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 38% - Below average Total price: $75
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