Dell Precision 3520

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics9.07% 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 Drive198% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemDell Precision 3520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0G0Y0K
Memory23 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180130
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 06:28
Run Duration293 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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 i7-7820HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
70.4% Very good
SC Int 100
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 101
81% 102 Pts
QC Int 336
QC Float 368
QC Mixed 342
79% 348 Pts
MC Int 484
MC Float 552
MC Mixed 516
77% 518 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics 630
Dell(1028 07A9) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4799
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
9.07% Terrible
Lighting 22.5
Reflection 35.4
Parallax 23.5
7% 27.1 fps
MRender 19.2
Gravity 23.6
Splatting 35.4
11% 26.1 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 9.07%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$180
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
198% Outstanding
Read 1,893
Write 1,416
Mixed 1,536
359% 1,615 MB/s
4K Read 32.7
4K Write 66.4
4K Mixed 22.3
113% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 32.2
DQ Write 67.7
DQ Mixed 22.8
25% 40.9 MB/s
Poor: 184%
This bench: 198%
Great: 347%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$11
21GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
37.3% Below average
Read 139
Write 43
Mixed 67.4
90% 83 MB/s
4K Read 6.58
4K Write 2.04
4K Mixed 1.25
136% 3.29 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 38%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 16GB
10GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
8.23% Terrible
Read 21
Write 4.43
Mixed 5.41
10% 10.3 MB/s
4K Read 5.57
4K Write 0.94
4K Mixed 0.91
84% 2.47 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 8.23%
Great: 16%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 2400 C16 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
73.1% Very good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 24.6
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 20.6
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 104
38% 104 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 84%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision 3520 Builds (Compare 356 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 42%
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System: Dell Precision 3520

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