Dell Inspiron 5520

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 67.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics3.51% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive84.7% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB 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.
Run History
SystemDell Inspiron 5520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0XWH1P
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121003
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 06 '21 at 17:09
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User KWT-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3612QM
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
67.6% Good
Memory 84
1-Core 82.7
2-Core 157
66% 108 Pts
4-Core 279
8-Core 395
44% 337 Pts
64-Core 389
26% 389 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 7600M
Dell(1028 056A) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
3.51% Terrible
Lighting 3.8
Reflection 1.8
Parallax 2.7
3% 2.77 fps
MRender 6
Gravity 4.8
Splatting 4.6
4% 5.13 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.51%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS100T2B0A 1TB
430GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 431 436 429 442 439 438 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Read 460
Write 438
Mixed 364
SusWrite 436
96% 424 MB/s
4K Read 20.5
4K Write 33.8
4K Mixed 23.6
79% 26 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 272
222% 318 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 120%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT102464BF160B.C16 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
54.6% Above average
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 17
55% 19.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 14.3
SC Mixed 16
43% 15.2 GB/s
Latency 73.5
54% 73.5 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 59%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 5520 Builds (Compare 1,345 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 5520

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $259
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