Dell XPS 15 9560

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 69.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics31.7% 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 Drive253% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 (64%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell XPS 15 9560  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 05FFDN
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170109
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 03:55
Run Duration83 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 64%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 i7-7700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
69.6% Good
SC Int 102
SC Float 104
SC Mixed 100
82% 102 Pts
QC Int 322
QC Float 345
QC Mixed 332
76% 333 Pts
MC Int 529
MC Float 601
MC Mixed 558
84% 563 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 07BE) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvd3dumx Ver. 21.21.13.7878
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
31.7% Below average
Lighting 102
Reflection 65.4
Parallax 95.6
30% 87.6 fps
MRender 75
Gravity 98.4
Splatting 52.1
36% 75.2 fps
Poor: 17%
This bench: 31.7%
Great: 33%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
224GB free
Firmware: CXY7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
253% Outstanding
Read 2,608
Write 1,235
Mixed 1,362
381% 1,735 MB/s
4K Read 54.3
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 34.9
192% 70.4 MB/s
DQ Read 442
DQ Write 332
DQ Mixed 34.6
122% 270 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 253%
Great: 274%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6AFR8N-UH 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
75.2% Very good
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 22.7
77% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 18.8
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 68.3
58% 68.3 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 78%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 17%
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Desktop
Desktop 75%
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Workstation
Workstation 51%
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System: Dell XPS 15 9560 - $1,550

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Total price: $1,550
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