Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive73% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 10 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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory1.5 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150826
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateMay 21 '19 at 20:06
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 i7-2600-$335
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
63.4% Good
SC Int 90.8
SC Float 92.7
SC Mixed 92.4
74% 92 Pts
QC Int 302
QC Float 311
QC Mixed 306
69% 306 Pts
MC Int 449
MC Float 462
MC Mixed 467
69% 459 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$86
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 275 151 152 156 151 146 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
73% Very good
Read 462
Write 390
Mixed 358
SusWrite 172
77% 346 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 39.5
4K Mixed 31.1
104% 33.1 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 139
DQ Mixed 235
180% 252 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 73%
Great: 125%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 500GB-$37
466GB free
Firmware: 0003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 108 107 107 107 108 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 109
Write 76.8
Mixed 56.8
SusWrite 107
64% 87.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.6
102% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BL25664BA160A.16FG Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-H9 859B BL25664BA160A.16FG Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-H9 12GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 4096, 2048, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
48.7% Average
MC Read 16.8
MC Write 17
MC Mixed 15.2
47% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 16.3
SC Mixed 16.1
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 65.9
61% 65.9 ns
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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 OptiPlex 990 Builds (Compare 7,000 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 990

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $421
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