Dell Latitude E6420

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 34.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics1.77% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB 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.
Very high background CPU (74%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell Latitude E6420  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 032T9K
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1280 x 720 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20110711
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJun 01 '21 at 15:47
Run Duration90 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 74%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-2520M-$93
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
34.5% Below average
Memory 56.9
1-Core 20.8
2-Core 46.2
29% 41.3 Pts
4-Core 72.4
8-Core 74.7
10% 73.6 Pts
64-Core 140
9% 140 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia NVS 4200M
Dell(1028 0493) 512MB
CLim: 740 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 512MB, Driver: 392.58
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
1.77% Terrible
Lighting 2.1
Reflection 4.9
Parallax 0.4
2% 2.47 fps
MRender 2.9
Gravity 2.2
Splatting 2
2% 2.37 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.77%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown RMT3170EB68E9W1600 075D GR1333S364L9/4G 8GB
1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
32.9% Below average
MC Read 12.3
MC Write 12.6
MC Mixed 12
35% 12.3 GB/s
SC Read 4.9
SC Write 4.9
SC Mixed 9.1
18% 6.3 GB/s
Latency 137
29% 137 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Latitude E6420 Builds (Compare 4,103 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Latitude E6420

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $122
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