Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 34.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics18.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive26.6% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180703
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 23 '19 at 20:55
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i3-2100-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
34.7% Below average
1-Core 81.1
2-Core 133
52% 107 Pts
4-Core 211
8-Core 206
28% 208 Pts
64-Core 198
13% 198 Pts
Poor: 20%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 35%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon RX 560-B
Dell(1028 1703) 2GB
CLim: 1200 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.11.1
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
18.9% Very poor
Lighting 63.4
Reflection 69.3
Parallax 71.6
17% 68.1 fps
MRender 62.7
Gravity 71.3
Splatting 78.5
22% 70.8 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 18.9%
Great: 24%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MMCRE64G5MXP-0VB 64GB
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VBM1901Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 98 69 69 74 74 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
26.6% Poor
Read 204
Write 136
Mixed 140
SusWrite 85.3
32% 141 MB/s
4K Read 18.2
4K Write 8.8
4K Mixed 8.5
43% 11.8 MB/s
DQ Read 16.1
DQ Write 7.2
DQ Mixed 9.6
8% 11 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 26.6%
Great: 33%
WD Blue 250GB (2010)-$19
146GB free
Firmware: 17.01H17
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 118 119 119 119 117 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
66.7% Good
Read 114
Write 111
Mixed 69.2
SusWrite 118
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
182% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5773DH0-CH9 Hynix HMT325U6CFR8C-H9 M378B5773DH0-CH9 Hynix HMT325U6CFR8C-H9 8GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 2048, 2048, 2048 MB
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
50.3% Above average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 16
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 16.6
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 52%
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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 10,586 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 790

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $109
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