Dell Precision M4700

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 22%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 an extremely low single core score, this CPU can barely handle email and light web browsing. Finally, with a gaming score of 15.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics4.93% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive64.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 42% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
SystemDell Precision M4700  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DK7DT
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130206
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 17 '19 at 06:03
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
CPU Throttled 42%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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 i7-3840QM-$279
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 0.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
15.7% Very poor
SC Int 24.4
SC Float 25.1
SC Mixed 24.7
17% 24.7 Pts
QC Int 86.7
QC Float 91.3
QC Mixed 84.8
16% 87.6 Pts
MC Int 124
MC Float 125
MC Mixed 128
8% 125 Pts
Poor: 16%
This bench: 15.7%
Great: 68%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Dell(1028 053E) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4252
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
4.93% Terrible
Lighting 14.4
Reflection 10.5
Parallax 10.6
4% 11.8 fps
MRender 14.2
Gravity 8
Splatting 20.9
6% 14.4 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.93%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ ARC 100 480GB-$160
425GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 402 323 418 360 408 410 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
64.1% Good
Read 353
Write 410
Mixed 275
SusWrite 387
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 14.3
4K Write 28.1
4K Mixed 19.9
62% 20.8 MB/s
DQ Read 173
DQ Write 132
DQ Mixed 161
118% 155 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 16JTF1G64HZ-1G6E1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
43% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 16.4
MC Mixed 16.6
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 6.1
SC Write 5.2
SC Mixed 6.6
17% 5.97 GB/s
Latency 126
32% 126 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 43%
Great: 57%
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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 Precision M4700 Builds (Compare 2,028 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

System: Dell Precision M4700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $230
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