Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 47.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics15.1% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive43.5% 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.
SystemDell OptiPlex 790
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 790  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime5.6 Days
Run DateNov 10 '19 at 09:40
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i3-2120-$142
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
47.3% Average
1-Core 86.8
2-Core 155
58% 121 Pts
4-Core 221
8-Core 224
30% 223 Pts
64-Core 221
15% 221 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 48%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GT 1030
Asus(1043 85F4) 2GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 440.97
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
15.1% Very poor
Lighting 58.6
Reflection 38.6
Parallax 59.3
15% 52.2 fps
MRender 33.9
Gravity 56.7
Splatting 46.5
15% 45.7 fps
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15.1%
Great: 16%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Burst 120GB
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 123 91 65 103 70 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
43.5% Average
Read 62.7
Write 286
Mixed 322
SusWrite 93.5
44% 191 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 52.8
4K Mixed 28
108% 36.8 MB/s
DQ Read 30.9
DQ Write 62.7
DQ Mixed 29.4
27% 41 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 86%
WD Blue 250GB (2010)-$18
246GB free
Firmware: 19.01H19
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 79 79 79 79 80 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
47.6% Average
Read 86.8
Write 83.1
Mixed 57.4
SusWrite 78.8
56% 76.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5773CH0-CH9 04EF TEAMGROUP-UD3-1600 M378B5773CH0-CH9 8GB
1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 4096, 2048 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
36% Below average
MC Read 12.2
MC Write 11.9
MC Mixed 10.4
33% 11.5 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 12.4
34% 11.9 GB/s
Latency 68.1
59% 68.1 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 36%
Great: 49%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 790 Builds (Compare 11,839 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 790

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $112
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