Dell Inspiron 3543

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 44.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics5.76% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
CPU throttled at 99% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemDell Inspiron 3543  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 04XW3R
Memory1.1 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160513
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 23 '17 at 20:24
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU7%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i5-5200U
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
44.6% Average
SC Int 75.7
SC Float 84
SC Mixed 78.7
64% 79.5 Pts
QC Int 185
QC Float 215
QC Mixed 204
46% 201 Pts
MC Int 189
MC Float 217
MC Mixed 206
30% 204 Pts
Poor: 21%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 45%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 5500 (Mobile 0.95 GHz)
Dell(1028 0655) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4463
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
5.76% Terrible
Lighting 16
Reflection 13
Parallax 21.4
6% 16.8 fps
MRender 10.4
Gravity 14.9
Splatting 17.6
6% 14.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.76%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
141GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 64% Great: 116%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 32GB-$12
3GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
9.97% Terrible
Read 29.3
Write 7.98
Mixed 10.8
16% 16 MB/s
4K Read 4
4K Write 0.99
4K Mixed 0.6
69% 1.86 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 9.97%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KNWMX1-ETB 1x4GB
1 of 1 slots used
4GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
31.9% Below average
MC Read 11.1
MC Write 10.5
MC Mixed 8.5
29% 10 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 10.3
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 70.8
56% 70.8 ns
Poor: 16%
This bench: 31.9%
Great: 32%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 3543 Builds (Compare 773 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

System: Dell Inspiron 3543

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $90
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