Dell OptiPlex 980

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 49.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics1.48% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemDell OptiPlex 980
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 980  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170510
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 10:57
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 i5 670
CPU, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.45 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
49.5% Average
SC Int 84.2
SC Float 93.6
SC Mixed 89.3
71% 89 Pts
QC Int 206
QC Float 220
QC Mixed 224
49% 217 Pts
MC Int 210
MC Float 228
MC Mixed 219
33% 219 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 49.5%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 5450
Dell(1028 2126) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.48% Terrible
Lighting 4.2
Reflection 5.4
Parallax 5.3
1% 4.97 fps
MRender 4.1
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 4.8
2% 3.8 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.48%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST9250414ASG 250GB
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DED1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 63 56 67 69 70 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
36.5% Below average
Read 64.8
Write 63
Mixed 42.2
SusWrite 62.1
43% 58 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
136% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 36.5%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown EBJ21UE8BDF0-DJ-F 02FE000002FE EBJ21UE8BDF0-DJ-F 80AD000080AD HMT125U6DFR8C-H9 80AD000080AD HMT125U6DFR8C-H9 8GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 2048, 2048, 2048 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
32.1% Below average
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 9.1
MC Mixed 14.2
32% 11.4 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 6.6
SC Mixed 7.7
22% 7.53 GB/s
Latency 102
39% 102 ns
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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 1,631 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 980

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