Dell Precision 5550

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 (19th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 81 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. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics3.62% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell Precision 5550  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0V6K79
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201224
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 12 '21 at 22:56
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10850H
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
67.3% Good
Memory 79.9
1-Core 88.8
2-Core 151
65% 107 Pts
4-Core 296
8-Core 489
50% 392 Pts
64-Core 694
47% 694 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics
Dell(1028 097E) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.9168
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
3.62% Terrible
Lighting 4.3
Reflection 45.7
Parallax 4
4% 18 fps
MRender 6.2
Gravity 4.4
Splatting 6.6
4% 5.73 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.62%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pm9a1 NVMe Samsung 512GB
420GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 36302029 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,468
Write 1,126
Mixed 1,221
283% 1,271 MB/s
4K Read 50.9
4K Write 98.3
4K Mixed 68
216% 72.4 MB/s
DQ Read 532
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 465
325% 414 MB/s
Poor: 174% Great: 378%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMAA1GS6CJR6N-XN 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
62.4% Good
MC Read 25.8
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 17.9
64% 22.3 GB/s
SC Read 12
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 17.8
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 80.7
50% 80.7 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 80%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Precision 5550 Builds (Compare 712 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision 5550

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