Dell Inspiron 5520

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 55.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics3.98% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemDell Inspiron 5520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 04G65K
Memory2.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20120813
Uptime5.9 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 20:38
Run Duration89 Seconds
Run User ECU-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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 i7-3612QM
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
55.5% Above average
SC Int 75.3
SC Float 77.8
SC Mixed 76.3
61% 76.5 Pts
QC Int 254
QC Float 278
QC Mixed 277
61% 270 Pts
MC Int 387
MC Float 386
MC Mixed 394
58% 389 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 55.5%
Great: 59%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Dell(1028 0569) 2GB
Driver: igdumd64.dll Ver. 8.15.10.2696
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
3.98% Terrible
Lighting 11.2
Reflection 12.9
Parallax 8.9
3% 11 fps
MRender 11.8
Gravity 6.7
Splatting 16.4
5% 11.6 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.98%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2011)-$75
411GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
45.8% Average
Read 74.7
Write 84.8
Mixed 60.2
55% 73.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.26
85% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351S6CFR8C-PB 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
55.3% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 19.6
MC Mixed 17.3
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 15.3
43% 15 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 5520 Builds (Compare 1,060 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

System: Dell Inspiron 5520

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $233
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