Dell Inspiron 530

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 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 a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 31.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics90.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 11 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.
SystemDell Inspiron 530  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0FM586
Memory2.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20090224
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 29 '18 at 16:25
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User HKG-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th 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 Core2 Quad Q9550-$270
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
31.2% Below average
SC Int 68
SC Float 40.3
SC Mixed 50.3
42% 52.9 Pts
QC Int 260
QC Float 152
QC Mixed 145
42% 186 Pts
MC Int 262
MC Float 153
MC Mixed 198
31% 205 Pts
Poor: 26%
This bench: 31.2%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
Lighting 191
Reflection 265
Parallax 347
77% 268 fps
MRender 204
Gravity 281
Splatting 214
100% 233 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 108%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor M6 Pro 256GB-$110
153GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 68% Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB-$63
655GB free
Firmware: SD1B Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
54.3% Above average
Read 98.2
Write 90.9
Mixed 32.2
54% 73.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.35
93% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR2
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
19.5% Very poor
MC Read 6.1
MC Write 6.5
MC Mixed 5.9
18% 6.17 GB/s
SC Read 5.2
SC Write 6.2
SC Mixed 5.1
16% 5.5 GB/s
Latency 101
40% 101 ns
Poor: 15%
This bench: 19.5%
Great: 45%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 530 Builds (Compare 922 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 27%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 530

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 38% - Below average Total price: $215
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