Dell Precision M4600

Performance Results

Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop 25%
Workstation 4%
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (16th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 84 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 an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 22.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics5.01% 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 Drive21.4% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 29% 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.
Run History
SystemDell Precision M4600  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 08V9YG
Memory1.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111002
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMay 05 '21 at 06:09
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU 100%
CPU Throttled 29%

 PC Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-2620M
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 0.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
22.7% Poor
Memory 40.4
1-Core 8.7
2-Core 19.4
18% 22.8 Pts
4-Core 32.9
8-Core 23.5
4% 28.2 Pts
64-Core 32
2% 32 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 22.7%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro 2000M
Dell(1028 14A3) 2GB
Driver: nvumdshim.dll Ver.
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
5.01% Terrible
Lighting 5.4
Reflection 6.4
Parallax 3.7
4% 5.17 fps
MRender 8
Gravity 7
Splatting 6.2
6% 7.07 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.01%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV500MS120G 120GB
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 003056RR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 66 63 64 77 62 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
21.4% Poor
Read 106
Write 159
Mixed 170
SusWrite 76.4
29% 128 MB/s
4K Read 9.9
4K Write 11.5
4K Mixed 9.8
34% 10.4 MB/s
DQ Read 48.7
DQ Write 43.8
DQ Mixed 51.8
37% 48.1 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 21.4%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905469-144.A00LF 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
17.3% Very poor
MC Read 6.7
MC Write 6
MC Mixed 6.9
19% 6.53 GB/s
SC Read 2
SC Write 3.3
SC Mixed 1.7
7% 2.33 GB/s
Latency 201
20% 201 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 17.3%
Great: 49%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision M4600 Builds (Compare 1,112 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 7%
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Desktop 56%
Workstation 6%
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System: Dell Precision M4600

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $299
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