Dell Precision M4700

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 53.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics3.96% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive53.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 86% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
Run History
11 months ago, 11 months ago.
SystemDell Precision M4700  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DK7DT
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181130
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 09 '20 at 19:00
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU5%
CPU Throttled 86%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3540M-$109
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
53.9% Above average
Memory 76.6
1-Core 71
2-Core 125
57% 91 Pts
4-Core 183
8-Core 185
25% 184 Pts
64-Core 170
11% 170 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro K2000M
Dell(1028 153E) 2GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 25.21.14.2678
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
3.96% Terrible
Lighting 4.43
Reflection 4.04
Parallax 5.87
4% 4.78 fps
MRender 5.95
Gravity 5.33
Splatting 5.96
4% 5.75 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 3.96%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV500MS240G 240GB
112GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 003056RI
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 139 138 107 135 115 MB/s
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
53.1% Above average
Read 249
Write 231
Mixed 205
SusWrite 135
46% 205 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 31.1
4K Mixed 25.8
85% 26.7 MB/s
DQ Read 199
DQ Write 180
DQ Mixed 149
123% 176 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 53.1%
Great: 87%
Maxtor Z1 SSD 240GB
169GB free
Firmware: STKSF010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 250 151 151 158 194 238 MB/s
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
61.7% Good
Read 255
Write 137
Mixed 190
SusWrite 190
43% 193 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 39.1
4K Mixed 25.7
86% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 202
178% 265 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GS6BFR8A-PB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
54% Above average
MC Read 19.9
MC Write 20.5
MC Mixed 17.5
55% 19.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 15.3
42% 14.8 GB/s
Latency 87
46% 87 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 54%
Great: 59%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision M4700 Builds (Compare 1,161 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision M4700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $218
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