Dell OptiPlex 5040

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive100% 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.
SystemDell OptiPlex 5040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 5040  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20211208
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateMay 15 '22 at 01:37
Run Duration262 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700-$300
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
73.1% Very good
Memory 78.4
1-Core 108
2-Core 213
77% 133 Pts
4-Core 366
8-Core 586
60% 476 Pts
64-Core 585
39% 585 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 83%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SHGS31-500GS-2 500GB
305GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 90000Q00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 338 419 354 285 287 288 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 469
Write 405
Mixed 382
SusWrite 328
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 84
4K Mixed 43.5
149% 53.2 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 245
210% 310 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 100%
Great: 107%
HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB
919GB free
Firmware: JA0OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 67 43 39 34 45 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
43.5% Average
Read 100
Write 92.5
Mixed 38.5
SusWrite 51.5
52% 70.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 57%
WD My Passport 0820 1TB
228GB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 74 66 63 66 74 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
31.7% Below average
Read 73
Write 73
Mixed 48.3
SusWrite 69.4
89% 65.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
98% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 31.7%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMT451U6DFR8A-PB 80AD000080AD HMT451U6DFR8A-PB 80CE000080CE M378B5173EB0-YK0 80CE000080CE M378B5173EB0-YK0 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
57.1% Above average
MC Read 21.2
MC Write 21.8
MC Mixed 16.9
57% 20 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 18.4
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 83.6
48% 83.6 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 41: 8R 0G 1B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
41% 43% 21 265 181 60 0" 1920 1080
History: Score 46: 5R 6G 3B | Score 52: 7R 4G 5B | Score 41: 8R 0G 1B
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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 5040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $280
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