Dell OptiPlex 790

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 52%
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation 30%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (18th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 82 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 moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 36.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics85.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive57.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (56%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemDell OptiPlex 790
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 790  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130924
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateSep 11 '19 at 15:26
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 56%

 PC Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-2500-$105
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
36.7% Below average
1-Core 81.6
2-Core 129
52% 106 Pts
4-Core 200
8-Core 284
31% 242 Pts
64-Core 289
19% 289 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 59%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
Asus(1043 8593) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.15
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Lighting 324
Reflection 343
Parallax 373
86% 347 fps
MRender 232
Gravity 327
Splatting 226
85% 262 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 111%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OWC Mercury EXTREME Pro 6G SSD 480GB
101GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 504ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 220 230 209 220 221 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
57.9% Above average
Read 410
Write 141
Mixed 198
SusWrite 217
53% 241 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 17
4K Mixed 19.4
70% 20 MB/s
DQ Read 228
DQ Write 82
DQ Mixed 89.5
83% 133 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 57.9%
Great: 89%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
43.6% Average
MC Read 14.4
MC Write 16.7
MC Mixed 14.8
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 12.9
SC Mixed 11.8
33% 11.4 GB/s
Latency 81
49% 81 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 59%
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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 11,031 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 46%
Workstation 18%

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 790

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