Dell OptiPlex 5040

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics4.45% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive56.4% 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 5040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 5040  (all builds)
Memory2.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171205
Uptime34.2 Days
Run DateMay 25 '21 at 20:07
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6500-$235
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
74.5% Very good
Memory 83.8
1-Core 103
2-Core 204
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 377
8-Core 378
52% 377 Pts
64-Core 379
25% 379 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon R5 340X
Dell(1028 0083) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
4.45% Terrible
Lighting 5.7
Reflection 5.3
Parallax 9.1
5% 6.7 fps
MRender 4.2
Gravity 5.5
Splatting 4.6
4% 4.77 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 4.45%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk Z400s 2.5 7MM 128GB
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2329012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 168 175 175 171 175 MB/s
Performing below potential (50th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
56.4% Above average
Read 270
Write 164
Mixed 171
SusWrite 170
43% 194 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 82.4
4K Mixed 11.6
97% 39.9 MB/s
DQ Read 166
DQ Write 175
DQ Mixed 80.5
85% 141 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 56.4%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16KTF1G64AZ-1G6P1 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
32.5% Below average
MC Read 11.1
MC Write 11.1
MC Mixed 9.5
30% 10.6 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 10.3
SC Mixed 10.1
28% 9.73 GB/s
Latency 73.7
54% 73.7 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 32.5%
Great: 34%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 5040 Builds (Compare 1,086 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 5040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $264
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