Dell Inspiron 5490

Performance Results

Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop 53%
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
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 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 55.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics3.88% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive72.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory20GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 20GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (42%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 76% 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.
SystemDell Inspiron 5490  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0HX7YH
Memory14.8 GB free of 20 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200813
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 22 '21 at 07:26
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU 42%
CPU Throttled 76%

 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 i5-10210U
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
55.3% Above average
Memory 77.2
1-Core 64.5
2-Core 109
54% 83.6 Pts
4-Core 182
8-Core 344
32% 263 Pts
64-Core 320
22% 320 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 55.3%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics
Dell(1028 0955) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
3.88% Terrible
Lighting 5
Reflection 5.1
Parallax 4.7
4% 4.93 fps
MRender 5.2
Gravity 4.4
Splatting 8.2
4% 5.93 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.88%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pm991 NVMe Samsung 512GB
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 25306039 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 173 127 169 148 160 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 764
Write 242
Mixed 302
SusWrite 158
80% 366 MB/s
4K Read 14.2
4K Write 32.4
4K Mixed 26.2
72% 24.3 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 277
186% 228 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 195%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA851S6CJR6N-VK 04CB 20GB
2667, 2667 MHz
4096, 16384 MB
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
43.4% Average
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 16
MC Mixed 11.4
43% 15 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 13.2
36% 12.8 GB/s
Latency 85.9
47% 85.9 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 5490 Builds (Compare 527 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 8%
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Desktop 65%
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Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 5490

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