Dell Precision Tower 3420

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (4th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 96 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 51.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics10.3% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell Precision Tower 3420
MotherboardDell Precision Tower 3420  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201222
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 17 '21 at 23:21
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Xeon E3-1240 v6
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
51.5% Above average
Memory 77.1
1-Core 70.4
2-Core 112
56% 86.7 Pts
4-Core 149
8-Core 173
22% 161 Pts
64-Core 112
8% 112 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro K620-$170
Nvidia(10DE 1098) 2GB
CLim: 1124 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 385.08
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
10.3% Very poor
Lighting 13
Reflection 15.9
Parallax 10.8
10% 13.2 fps
MRender 10.9
Gravity 12.8
Splatting 14.4
10% 12.7 fps
Poor: 10%
This bench: 10.3%
Great: 11%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GU7AFR8N-UH 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
45.6% Average
MC Read 8.1
MC Write 20.6
MC Mixed 18.4
45% 15.7 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 11.9
40% 14.1 GB/s
Latency 86
46% 86 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 79%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 7 60 27" 1280 720 BNQ78CA BenQ GW2760HS
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Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell Precision Tower 3420

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $340
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