Dell OptiPlex 990

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics41.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive63.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
SystemDell OptiPlex 990
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 990  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170505
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 29 '18 at 14:59
Run Duration268 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 i7-2600-$281
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
66.4% Good
SC Int 96.7
SC Float 98.8
SC Mixed 96.6
78% 97.4 Pts
QC Int 299
QC Float 310
QC Mixed 321
70% 310 Pts
MC Int 456
MC Float 467
MC Mixed 477
70% 466 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 66.4%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2085 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
41.5% Average
Lighting 123
Reflection 84.2
Parallax 137
40% 115 fps
MRender 94.3
Gravity 119
Splatting 86.2
43% 99.7 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 480GB-$85
88GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32070RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
63.9% Good
Read 508
Write 299
Mixed 221
75% 343 MB/s
4K Read 12.1
4K Write 69.6
4K Mixed 4.49
61% 28.7 MB/s
DQ Read 208
DQ Write 171
DQ Mixed 0.47
52% 126 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 73%
Seagate ST3250312AS 250GB-$14
73GB free
Firmware: JC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
57.8% Above average
Read 97.9
Write 103
Mixed 88.5
73% 96.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.32
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.57
104% 0.78 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 70%
WD My Passport 2TB
17GB free, PID 0748
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
15.1% Very poor
Read 30.6
Write 21.5
Mixed 24.1
31% 25.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.92
4K Mixed 0.16
72% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15.1%
Great: 44%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$11
0GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
12% Very poor
Read 24.7
Write 12.9
Mixed 17.1
22% 18.2 MB/s
4K Read 3.58
4K Write 1.55
4K Mixed 1.15
105% 2.09 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 12%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 16JTF51264AZ-1G4M1 Kingston 9905403-444.A00LF 16JTF51264AZ-1G4M1 Kingston 9905403-444.A00LF 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.6% Average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 15.2
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 17.1
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 63.5
63% 63.5 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical OptiPlex 990 Builds (Compare 4,664 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 990

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $365
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