Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 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 49.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics6.92% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive44.3% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
SystemDell OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130314
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 18 '19 at 14:43
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-2600-$232
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
49.6% Average
1-Core 89.3
2-Core 165
61% 127 Pts
4-Core 274
8-Core 426
45% 350 Pts
64-Core 441
30% 441 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 49.6%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 250E
Gigabyte(1458 2285) 2GB
CLim: 720 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.4.2
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
6.92% Terrible
Lighting 25.7
Reflection 24.6
Parallax 37.7
7% 29.3 fps
MRender 13.9
Gravity 26
Splatting 20.8
7% 20.2 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 6.92%
Great: 11%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240GB
154GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF4500RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 238 38 19 23 124 109 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
44.3% Average
Read 432
Write 363
Mixed 217
SusWrite 91.8
61% 276 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 28
4K Mixed 15
64% 20.8 MB/s
DQ Read 18.8
DQ Write 81.5
DQ Mixed 39.9
34% 46.7 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 55%
SanDisk Cruzer 64GB
6GB free, PID 5530
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 13 13 13 13 13 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
12.1% Very poor
Read 24
Write 11
Mixed 5.8
SusWrite 13
16% 13.4 MB/s
4K Read 3.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 2.1
139% 2.43 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 12.1%
Great: 17%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5773DH0-CH9 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
46.7% Average
MC Read 16.1
MC Write 16.8
MC Mixed 14.9
46% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 14.8
SC Mixed 14.3
39% 13.8 GB/s
Latency 70.9
56% 70.9 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 990 Builds (Compare 8,419 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 990

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $289
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