Dell OptiPlex 7040

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
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 brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics7.75% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive136% 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.
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 7040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 7040  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170815
Uptime8.8 Days
Run DateDec 06 '17 at 14:30
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-6700-$287
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
77.5% Very good
SC Int 111
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 116
91% 114 Pts
QC Int 390
QC Float 412
QC Mixed 364
88% 389 Pts
MC Int 555
MC Float 643
MC Mixed 608
90% 602 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Dell(1028 06B9) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4771
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
7.75% Terrible
Lighting 19.6
Reflection 24.5
Parallax 20.6
6% 21.6 fps
MRender 16.9
Gravity 18.7
Splatting 31
9% 22.2 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.75%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung Portable SSD T5 500GB
458GB free
Firmware: 0
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
39.3% Below average
Read 419
Write 210
Mixed 261
65% 296 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 1.92
4K Mixed 1.92
36% 8.43 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 39.3%
Great: 97%
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5KDA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Read 1,510
Write 235
Mixed 1,023
202% 923 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 80.7
4K Mixed 46.3
155% 53.9 MB/s
DQ Read 265
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 128
142% 236 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 136%
Great: 144%
Adata DashDrive UV128 USB 3.0 32GB-$8
22GB free, PID db8a
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
28.7% Poor
Read 122
Write 36.5
Mixed 49.5
73% 69.2 MB/s
4K Read 3.81
4K Write 0.72
4K Mixed 0.55
57% 1.69 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 28.7%
Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF51264AZ-2G1B1 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
65.9% Good
MC Read 24.7
MC Write 25.7
MC Mixed 20.4
67% 23.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 25.3
SC Mixed 19.8
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 93.1
43% 93.1 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 77%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 7040 Builds (Compare 1,537 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $287
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