Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 52.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics1.12% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 1 month 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.
Run History
16 months ago, 1 month ago.
SystemDell OptiPlex 790
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 790  (all builds)
Memory8.4 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20180212
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJul 03 '19 at 07:23
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-2400-$95
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
52.9% Above average
1-Core 84
2-Core 159
58% 121 Pts
4-Core 334
8-Core 334
46% 334 Pts
64-Core 331
22% 331 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 5450
Dell(1028 2126) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1701.0
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.12% Terrible
Lighting 4.2
Reflection 5.5
Parallax 5.4
1% 5.03 fps
MRender 4.5
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 4.8
1% 3.93 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.12%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$80
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 118 120 126 127 127 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
62.5% Good
Read 93.8
Write 139
Mixed 26
SusWrite 123
69% 95.3 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 1.8
329% 2.5 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 110%
Lexar USB Flash Drive 64GB
31GB free, PID a83a
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 21 18 18 17 19 17 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
13.4% Very poor
Read 33
Write 18
Mixed 12.5
SusWrite 18.3
25% 20.5 MB/s
4K Read 4.1
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 1.8
117% 2.37 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 13.4%
Great: 46%
WD My Book 1235 4TB
2TB free, PID 1235
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 105 101 101 102 97 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
44.3% Average
Read 116
Write 100
Mixed 57.3
SusWrite 101
123% 93.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
92% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown NT2GC64B88G0NF-CG 859B BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 830B NT2GC64B88G0NF-CG 859B BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 12GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 4096, 2048, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
51.5% Above average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 18.9
MC Mixed 16.5
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 15.3
SC Mixed 15.3
43% 15 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 51%
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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 790 Builds (Compare 10,180 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 790

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