Dell Inspiron 3537

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 50.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics3.54% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very 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 69% 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 3537  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 03JPPR
Memory0.9 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20190527
Uptime14.5 Days
Run DateJun 25 '21 at 21:06
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU9%
CPU Throttled 69%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4200U-$281
U3E1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
50.2% Above average
Memory 78.7
1-Core 46.3
2-Core 79.8
46% 68.3 Pts
4-Core 126
8-Core 141
18% 134 Pts
64-Core 171
11% 171 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 60%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4400 (Mobile 1.0/1.1 GHz)
Dell(1028 05E9) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.14.4414
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
3.54% Terrible
Lighting 6
Reflection 2.3
Parallax 5.7
5% 4.67 fps
MRender 5
Gravity 2
Splatting 4.3
2% 3.77 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.54%
Great: 3%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS500G2B0A 500GB
315GB free
Firmware: X61190WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 291 294 361 379 353 348 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
65.4% Good
Read 371
Write 346
Mixed 310
SusWrite 338
77% 341 MB/s
4K Read 12.4
4K Write 23
4K Mixed 29.5
69% 21.6 MB/s
DQ Read 21.5
DQ Write 300
DQ Mixed 178
132% 166 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 119%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2BA30003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 47 43 49 37 38 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
26.5% Poor
Read 50
Write 87
Mixed 39.4
SusWrite 42
40% 54.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.4
85% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 26.5%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8KTF51264HZ-1G6E1 Hynix HMT425S6AFR6A-PB 6GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 2048 MB
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
45.2% Average
MC Read 16
MC Write 17.1
MC Mixed 14.4
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.4
SC Write 11.5
SC Mixed 13.2
35% 12.4 GB/s
Latency 82.9
48% 82.9 ns
Poor: 13%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 48%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Inspiron 3537 Builds (Compare 1,303 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Inspiron 3537

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $310
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