Dell XPS 8500

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 60.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics68.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
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.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell XPS 8500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0NW73C
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120905
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateAug 06 '18 at 22:20
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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 i7-3770-$374
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
60.5% Good
SC Int 93.2
SC Float 94.4
SC Mixed 92.7
75% 93.4 Pts
QC Int 298
QC Float 285
QC Mixed 283
66% 289 Pts
MC Int 435
MC Float 468
MC Mixed 444
67% 449 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 60.5%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
68.5% Good
Lighting 209
Reflection 185
Parallax 217
66% 204 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 195
Splatting 156
71% 165 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 113 126 78 83 76 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
52.7% Above average
Read 87.3
Write 100
Mixed 62.5
SusWrite 95.9
64% 86.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
202% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 108%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$88
929GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 102 105 104 104 104 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
57.2% Above average
Read 95.7
Write 94.8
Mixed 52
SusWrite 104
63% 86.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 58%
Verbatim Store n Go V3 USB 3.0 16GB-$8
12GB free, PID 0243
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.3 11 12 12 12 12 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
8.19% Terrible
Read 31
Write 13.2
Mixed 17.2
SusWrite 11
22% 18.1 MB/s
4K Read 2.9
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.6
38% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 8.19%
Great: 33%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston ACR16D3LU1KFG/4G Samsung M378B5273DH0-CK0 ACR16D3LU1KFG/4G Samsung M378B5273DH0-CK0 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
48.5% Average
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 16.7
MC Mixed 15.1
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 15.6
SC Mixed 15.7
44% 15.2 GB/s
Latency 73.3
54% 73.3 ns
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8500 Builds (Compare 3,151 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

System: Dell XPS 8500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $470
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $330Nvidia GTX 1070 $380Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $95
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i5-8600K $240AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $172SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $901SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $191SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback