Dell OptiPlex 3040

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics2.74% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive31.6% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell OptiPlex 3040
MotherboardDell OptiPlex 3040  (all builds)
Memory7.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201224
Uptime5.5 Days
Run DateJul 13 '21 at 13:45
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700-$340
Socket 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
71.4% Very good
Memory 80.2
1-Core 105
2-Core 200
75% 128 Pts
4-Core 342
8-Core 465
53% 403 Pts
64-Core 447
30% 447 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 71.4%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Dell(1028 06BB) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8681
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
2.74% Terrible
Lighting 6.3
Reflection 5.8
Parallax 7.2
5% 6.43 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 2.74%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP S700 1TB
752GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0522A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1 1 76 256 13 6.4 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
31.6% Below average
Read 485
Write 388
Mixed 10.5
SusWrite 58.8
52% 236 MB/s
4K Read 18.6
4K Write 6.7
4K Mixed 0.5
32% 8.6 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 31.6%
Great: 98%
Patriot Memory 64GB
27GB free, PID 4100
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.6 2.8 3.9 8.7 6.3 3.9 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
4.18% Terrible
Read 10.4
Write 3.7
Mixed 9
SusWrite 4.8
9% 6.97 MB/s
4K Read 4.3
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.7
46% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.18%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GU6DFR8A-PB 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
52.4% Above average
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 19.1
MC Mixed 16.4
52% 18.3 GB/s
SC Read 12.2
SC Write 17.6
SC Mixed 16.5
44% 15.4 GB/s
Latency 80.2
50% 80.2 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 60%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 144 27" 1280 720 ACR06DC VG271 P
Typical OptiPlex 3040 Builds (Compare 2,267 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3040

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $264
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