Dell Precision M90

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 20%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 15.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics1.16% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive27.1% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory2GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows however a minimum of 4GB is recommended for gaming or any other RAM intensive tasks such as photo/video editing. This system will also be a little more responsive with 4GB of RAM.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 3 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.
Very high background CPU (47%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell Precision M90  (all builds)
MotherboardDell
Memory0.3 GB free of 2 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20081016
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 12 '18 at 21:01
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 47%

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core2 T7400-$150
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.15 GHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
15.6% Very poor
1-Core 32.2
2-Core 53.8
21% 43 Pts
4-Core 63.6
8-Core 60.5
9% 62 Pts
64-Core 65.1
4% 65.1 Pts
Poor: 5%
This bench: 15.6%
Great: 17%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro FX 2500M
Dell(1028 019B) 512MB
Driver: nvd3dum Ver. 7.15.11.7967
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
1.16% Terrible
Lighting 9.2
Reflection 5.1
Parallax 2.1
2% 5.47 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 1.16%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
186GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 99 92 95 58 59 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
27.1% Poor
Read 80
Write 72
Mixed 105
SusWrite 83
19% 84.9 MB/s
4K Read 13.7
4K Write 25.6
4K Mixed 16.3
55% 18.5 MB/s
DQ Read 26.2
DQ Write 47.5
DQ Mixed 19.9
20% 31.2 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 27.1%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x1GB
2 of 2 slots used
2GB DIMM DDR
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
11.8% Very poor
MC Read 4.9
MC Write 3.4
MC Mixed 3.4
11% 3.9 GB/s
SC Read 3.7
SC Write 3.3
SC Mixed 0.2
7% 2.4 GB/s
Latency 158
25% 158 ns
Poor: 7%
This bench: 11.8%
Great: 22%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision M90 Builds (Compare 42 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 24%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision M90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 22% - Poor Total price: $90
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