Dell OptiPlex 980

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 55.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics1.46% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive41.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
SystemDell OptiPlex 980
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 980  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors, 1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180227
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 19:05
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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 860-$280
CPU, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
55.2% Above average
SC Int 77.8
SC Float 86.9
SC Mixed 81.5
66% 82.1 Pts
QC Int 262
QC Float 253
QC Mixed 270
59% 262 Pts
MC Int 344
MC Float 368
MC Mixed 351
53% 354 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Radeon HD 4550
Dell(1028 0002) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.46% Terrible
Lighting 5.3
Reflection 7.6
Parallax 4.3
2% 5.73 fps
MRender 3.8
Gravity 2.1
Splatting 4.8
1% 3.57 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.46%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$103
388GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 76 78 80 79 79 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
41.6% Average
Read 178
Write 174
Mixed 162
SusWrite 78.6
33% 148 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 49.9
4K Mixed 24.6
88% 31.3 MB/s
DQ Read 33.1
DQ Write 81.9
DQ Mixed 44.6
38% 53.2 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 41.6%
Great: 133%
WD WD1001FAES-60Z2A0 1TB
347GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 76 79 80 79 79 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
57.2% Above average
Read 120
Write 111
Mixed 73.3
SusWrite 78.9
71% 95.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
198% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378B5673FH0-CH9 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
42.9% Average
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 13.7
MC Mixed 12.2
40% 14 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 13.9
37% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 43%
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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 1,625 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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $280
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