Dell OptiPlex 5040

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics15% 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 Drive86.1% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemDell OptiPlex 5040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 5040  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201223
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 20:51
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6500-$235
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
74.6% Very good
Memory 81.9
1-Core 108
2-Core 211
78% 134 Pts
4-Core 389
8-Core 395
54% 392 Pts
64-Core 392
26% 392 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GT 1030
Asus(1043 85F4) 2GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
15% Very poor
Lighting 18.5
Reflection 18.7
Parallax 19
15% 18.7 fps
MRender 16
Gravity 19.2
Splatting 17.2
15% 17.5 fps
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15%
Great: 16%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS900 480GB-$48
343GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS9006B3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 334 162 65 71 67 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Read 435
Write 334
Mixed 313
SusWrite 166
70% 312 MB/s
4K Read 39.1
4K Write 98.9
4K Mixed 32.9
154% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 268
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 184
167% 251 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 102%
Suneast SE800 256GB
165GB free
Firmware: S0626A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 205 30 18 52 20 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
38% Below average
Read 452
Write 366
Mixed 14.2
SusWrite 84.1
50% 229 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 7.6
4K Mixed 8
51% 13.3 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 38%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378B5173EB0-YK0 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
58.7% Above average
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 21.3
MC Mixed 18.5
59% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 18.7
51% 18 GB/s
Latency 77.2
52% 77.2 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 59%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 60 23" 1280 720 HWP322F HP P232
Typical OptiPlex 5040 Builds (Compare 988 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 5040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $315
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