Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 54.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics36.6% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive75.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
Very high background CPU (70%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell OptiPlex 790
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 790  (all builds)
Memory8.5 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120717
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 05 '21 at 10:13
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 70%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-2400-$150
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
54.7% Above average
Memory 62.9
1-Core 82.5
2-Core 164
60% 103 Pts
4-Core 262
8-Core 313
38% 287 Pts
64-Core 270
18% 270 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
MSI(1462 2825) 2GB
CLim: 1241 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 466.63
Performing below potential (76th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
36.6% Below average
Lighting 40.4
Reflection 38.2
Parallax 53
33% 43.9 fps
MRender 54.1
Gravity 50.6
Splatting 40.2
41% 48.3 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 36.6%
Great: 39%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM841 2.5" 7mm 256GB
204GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DXM01D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 223 289 297 207 326 373 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
75.9% Very good
Read 372
Write 171
Mixed 275
SusWrite 286
62% 276 MB/s
4K Read 24.2
4K Write 36.3
4K Mixed 29.1
93% 29.9 MB/s
DQ Read 383
DQ Write 266
DQ Mixed 146
158% 265 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston ACR512X64D3U13C9G 9905471-009.A00LF 9905471-009.A00LF 12GB
1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
34.3% Below average
MC Read 12.6
MC Write 13.1
MC Mixed 10.3
34% 12 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 9.7
SC Mixed 10.3
28% 9.9 GB/s
Latency 120
34% 120 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 34.3%
Great: 34%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 790 Builds (Compare 10,062 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 3%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 790

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $184
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