Dell Precision M6300

Performance Results

Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 44.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics1.91% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive35.6% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell Precision M6300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0JM680
Memory2.3 GB free of 4 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130605
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 19 '20 at 12:04
Run Duration179 Seconds
Run User AUT-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core2 Duo T9500-$150
Microprocessor, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 2.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
44.4% Average
Memory 73.5
1-Core 47.6
2-Core 91.6
46% 70.9 Pts
4-Core 92.2
8-Core 93.1
13% 92.6 Pts
64-Core 93.6
6% 93.6 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 44%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro FX 3600M
Dell(1028 019B) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.00
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
1.91% Terrible
Lighting 2.1
Reflection 1.12
Parallax 1.47
2% 1.56 fps
MRender 0.57
Gravity 3.07
Splatting 0.83
2% 1.49 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 1.91%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 320 Series 120GB-$89
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4PC10362
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 124 129 130 128 127 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
35.6% Below average
Read 207
Write 118
Mixed 128
SusWrite 126
32% 145 MB/s
4K Read 13.2
4K Write 23.7
4K Mixed 14.1
51% 17 MB/s
DQ Read 137
DQ Write 40.8
DQ Mixed 42.9
44% 73.5 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 35.6%
Great: 49%
WDC WDS 500G2B0A-00SM50 500GB
287GB free, PID 0888
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 24 24 24 24 24 25 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
30.4% Below average
Read 25.7
Write 19
Mixed 21.6
SusWrite 24.3
30% 22.7 MB/s
4K Read 5.8
4K Write 6.5
4K Mixed 6.3
457% 6.2 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x2GB
2 of 2 slots used
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
16% Very poor
MC Read 5.8
MC Write 4
MC Mixed 4.2
13% 4.67 GB/s
SC Read 5.2
SC Write 4.1
SC Mixed 5.3
14% 4.87 GB/s
Latency 93.5
43% 93.5 ns
Poor: 10%
This bench: 16%
Great: 42%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision M6300 Builds (Compare 68 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision M6300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $130
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