Dell Precision 5520

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 52.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics5.03% 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 Drive165% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 63% 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.
SystemDell Precision 5520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 04GFKY
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210223
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 29 '21 at 15:36
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU 11%
CPU Throttled 63%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Xeon E3-1505M v6
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 1.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
52.1% Above average
Memory 72.3
1-Core 57.2
2-Core 102
50% 77 Pts
4-Core 174
8-Core 251
28% 212 Pts
64-Core 278
19% 278 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics P630
Dell(1028 07BF) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8681
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
5.03% Terrible
Lighting 7
Reflection 15.6
Parallax 8.2
6% 10.3 fps
MRender 8.4
Gravity 4.7
Splatting 9.9
4% 7.67 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.03%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PC300 SK hy 1TB
879GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20005A00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 961 950 1034 1033 1083 1056 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
165% Outstanding
Read 942
Write 1,041
Mixed 809
SusWrite 1,020
215% 953 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 79.8
4K Mixed 42.2
145% 51.3 MB/s
DQ Read 505
DQ Write 428
DQ Mixed 468
350% 467 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 165%
Great: 190%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A2K43CB1-CRC 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
71.3% Very good
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 28.5
MC Mixed 26.3
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 15.5
45% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 96.2
42% 96.2 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 82%

 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 15.6" 1280 720 SHP1476
Typical Precision 5520 Builds (Compare 1,750 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
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Workstation
Workstation 11%
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System: Dell Precision 5520

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 38% - Below average Total price: $75
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