Dell Inspiron 5521

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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. 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 55.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics2.61% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive44.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory10GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 10GB 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 (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 79% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
SystemDell Inspiron 5521  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0HK2KG
Memory6.3 GB free of 10 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit renk,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180524
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 09 '21 at 14:28
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU 18%
CPU Throttled 79%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3517U
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
55.1% Above average
Memory 84.7
1-Core 52.3
2-Core 111
54% 82.6 Pts
4-Core 153
8-Core 139
20% 146 Pts
64-Core 144
10% 144 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 55.1%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Dell(1028 05B8) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4242
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
2.61% Terrible
Lighting 3.7
Reflection 1.8
Parallax 2.8
3% 2.77 fps
MRender 4.1
Gravity 2.4
Splatting 4.9
2% 3.8 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.61%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 100 120GB-$60
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM11.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 48 43 43 43 49 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
44.2% Average
Read 404
Write 37.5
Mixed 181
SusWrite 46.4
36% 167 MB/s
4K Read 14.8
4K Write 36.3
4K Mixed 15
61% 22 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 145
DQ Mixed 35.7
58% 113 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 78%
Seagate ST750LM022 HN-M750MBB 750GB
277GB free
Firmware: 2AR20003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 79 78 77 79 79 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
43.6% Average
Read 74
Write 50.8
Mixed 47.2
SusWrite 77.6
46% 62.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 57%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B1G73QH0-YK0 Hynix HMT325S6CFR8C-PB 10GB
1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 2048 MB
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
38.9% Below average
MC Read 15.6
MC Write 12.7
MC Mixed 11.8
38% 13.4 GB/s
SC Read 7.9
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 13.2
28% 9.7 GB/s
Latency 72.3
55% 72.3 ns
Poor: 17%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 50%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 5521 Builds (Compare 1,418 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 5521

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 21% - Poor Total price: $29
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