Dell Precision 5520

Performance Results

Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 66.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics3.04% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive292% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemDell Precision 5520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0GDXD5
Memory20.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210223
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 13 '21 at 18:26
Run Duration191 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Xeon E3-1505M v6
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
66.4% Good
Memory 75.4
1-Core 89.1
2-Core 169
66% 111 Pts
4-Core 310
8-Core 451
49% 381 Pts
64-Core 452
30% 452 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 66.4%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD Graphics P630
Dell(1028 07BF) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
3.04% Terrible
Lighting 7
Reflection 18.1
Parallax 8.3
6% 11.1 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.04%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$235
805GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1566 1464 1435 1445 1401 1368 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
292% Outstanding
Read 2,514
Write 2,054
Mixed 1,723
SusWrite 1,446
433% 1,934 MB/s
4K Read 59.4
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 74.5
243% 80.6 MB/s
DQ Read 656
DQ Write 559
DQ Mixed 589
446% 602 MB/s
Poor: 242%
This bench: 292%
Great: 393%
84GB free, PID 0562
Operating at USB 3.2 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 442 439 330 441 354 352 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
266% Outstanding
Read 525
Write 476
Mixed 394
SusWrite 393
595% 447 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 32.1
4K Mixed 25.4
2,041% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 24
DQ Write 38.9
DQ Mixed 28.6
2,385% 30.5 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 266%
Great: 266%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston K821PJ-MIB 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
67% Good
MC Read 23
MC Write 26.9
MC Mixed 22.2
69% 24 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 21.6
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 89.6
45% 89.6 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 67%
Great: 81%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision 5520 Builds (Compare 1,839 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision 5520

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 38% - Below average Total price: $75
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