Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics36.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive104% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory8.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180706
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 20:39
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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 i7-8700-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
67.9% Good
SC Int 91.8
SC Float 97.7
SC Mixed 91.6
75% 93.7 Pts
QC Int 313
QC Float 335
QC Mixed 314
73% 321 Pts
MC Int 674
MC Float 782
MC Mixed 740
109% 732 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
Dell(1028 3512) ≥ 4GB; Geoforce GT 1050TI
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
36.9% Below average
Lighting 116
Reflection 77.4
Parallax 116
36% 103 fps
MRender 70.6
Gravity 111
Splatting 79.7
38% 87 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$174
750GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 395 326 382 403 383 405 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 488
Write 341
Mixed 380
SusWrite 382
89% 398 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 75.6
4K Mixed 45.3
147% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 300
238% 333 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 104%
Great: 125%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB-$200
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 103 104 104 99 104 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 104
Write 97.2
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 103
67% 91.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2.2
393% 2.87 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 95%
Innostor Ext. HDD 1TB
475GB free, PID 0621
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 38 39 39 37 39 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
17.9% Very poor
Read 35.5
Write 36.7
Mixed 29.8
SusWrite 37.8
48% 35 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
82% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 17.9%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
78.9% Very good
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 30.8
MC Mixed 22.7
81% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 28.9
SC Mixed 23.6
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 66.1
60% 66.1 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 1,918 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 100%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $680
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