Dell OptiPlex 980

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 42.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics71.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
23 months ago, 23 months ago.
SystemDell OptiPlex 980
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 980  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100911
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 17 '18 at 19:41
Run Duration96 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Xeon X3430
CPU, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
42.8% Average
1-Core 64.5
2-Core 122
44% 93.3 Pts
4-Core 243
8-Core 244
33% 243 Pts
64-Core 242
16% 242 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 59%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
71.4% Very good
Lighting 271
Reflection 267
Parallax 319
71% 286 fps
MRender 187
Gravity 261
Splatting 211
72% 220 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 71.4%
Great: 85%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$30
131GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
53.1% Above average
Read 99.7
Write 85.3
Mixed 33.9
53% 73 MB/s
4K Read 0.28
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.21
60% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair ValueSelect DDR3 1333 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
39% Below average
MC Read 15.5
MC Write 11.7
MC Mixed 12.4
38% 13.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 9.9
SC Mixed 10.6
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 39%
Great: 54%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 980 Builds (Compare 3,135 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 980

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 39% - Below average Total price: $247
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