Dell Latitude E5420

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 51.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics1.55% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive38.7% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell Latitude E5420  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0675PR
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 18 '21 at 03:59
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-2520M-$93
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
51.4% Above average
Memory 72.4
1-Core 80.8
2-Core 114
56% 89 Pts
4-Core 176
8-Core 188
25% 182 Pts
64-Core 180
12% 180 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 3000 (Mobile V2 1.3 GHz)
Dell(1028 049B) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 9.17.10.4459
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
1.55% Terrible
Lighting 2.2
Reflection 2.7
Parallax 1.6
2% 2.17 fps
MRender 3
Gravity 1.3
Splatting 2.8
1% 2.37 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.55%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD easystore 240GB
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EF430400
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 126 131 132 123 131 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
38.7% Below average
Read 364
Write 305
Mixed 143
SusWrite 139
53% 238 MB/s
4K Read 8.9
4K Write 19.3
4K Mixed 9.6
36% 12.6 MB/s
DQ Read 108
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 18.2
38% 76.2 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 38.7%
Great: 56%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351S6CFR8C-PB 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
45.9% Average
MC Read 16.3
MC Write 16.5
MC Mixed 15.8
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 14.7
SC Mixed 14.1
38% 13.2 GB/s
Latency 95.9
42% 95.9 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 57%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Latitude E5420 Builds (Compare 854 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Latitude E5420

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $128
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