Dell Precision WorkStation T5500

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 48.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics0.61% 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
SystemDell Precision WorkStation T5500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0D883F
Memory10.6 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20130528
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 17 '19 at 20:08
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Xeon X5687
CPU1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
48.4% Average
1-Core 82.7
2-Core 152
56% 117 Pts
4-Core 270
8-Core 404
43% 337 Pts
64-Core 444
30% 444 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro NVS 295
Nvidia(10DE 062E) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 342.1
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
0.61% Terrible
Lighting 1.9
Reflection 3.3
Parallax 0.7
0% 1.97 fps
MRender 4.6
Gravity 1.9
Splatting 2.2
1% 2.9 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.61%
Great: 1%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$20
438GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HP74
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 92 88 81 98 96 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
53.9% Above average
Read 100
Write 109
Mixed 51.8
SusWrite 87.7
64% 87.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
131% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 6x2GB
6 of 6 slots used
12GB DIMM DDR3
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
51.9% Above average
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 15.5
MC Mixed 20.5
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.5
SC Write 13.5
SC Mixed 13.2
37% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 63.1
63% 63.1 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision WorkStation T5500 Builds (Compare 3,972 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

System: Dell Precision WorkStation T5500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $103
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