Dell OptiPlex 5040

Performance Results

Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop 50%
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (17th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 83 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 50.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4.1% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive46.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (34%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell OptiPlex 5040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 5040  (all builds)
Memory3.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161207
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 08:59
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU 34%

 PC Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6400-$182
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
50.9% Above average
Memory 60.8
1-Core 75.8
2-Core 147
55% 94.5 Pts
4-Core 232
8-Core 269
34% 251 Pts
64-Core 280
19% 280 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Dell(1028 06BA) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
4.1% Terrible
Lighting 5.2
Reflection 4.6
Parallax 5.4
4% 5.07 fps
MRender 6
Gravity 4.7
Splatting 8
4% 6.23 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.1%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
S3SSDC240 240GB
157GB free (System drive)
Firmware: T1125A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 123 64 32 6.1 6.1 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
46.6% Average
Read 435
Write 353
Mixed 81
SusWrite 71.5
52% 235 MB/s
4K Read 20.2
4K Write 45.7
4K Mixed 0.9
56% 22.3 MB/s
DQ Read 136
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 0.6
64% 149 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown KP4T2F-PSB 830B0000830B M2F4G64CC88D7N-DI 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
42.2% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 14.6
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 7.4
SC Write 10.4
SC Mixed 8.6
25% 8.8 GB/s
Latency 125
32% 125 ns

 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 35 29 60 23.9" 1280 720 SAM707D LF24T35
Typical OptiPlex 5040 Builds (Compare 800 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 5040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $160
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