Dell XPS 8500

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 73.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics107% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive59.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0YJPT1
Memory9.1 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130828
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 04:47
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-$300
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
73.1% Very good
SC Int 101
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 103
83% 103 Pts
QC Int 322
QC Float 344
QC Mixed 359
77% 342 Pts
MC Int 521
MC Float 519
MC Mixed 529
78% 523 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 362
Reflection 312
Parallax 329
108% 334 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 310
Splatting 230
106% 246 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 107%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
65GB free
Firmware: 600A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 487
Write 119
Mixed 196
58% 267 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 59.4
4K Mixed 15.7
89% 33.3 MB/s
DQ Read 151
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 46.2
61% 110 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 64%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 500GB-$41
249GB free
Firmware: 0002 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
41% Average
Read 71.6
Write 71.3
Mixed 69.8
53% 70.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 1.25
4K Mixed 0.46
100% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 41%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5773DH0-CK0 Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-PB M378B5773DH0-CK0 Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-PB 12GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 4096, 2048, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
57.8% Above average
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 19.9
MC Mixed 17.6
56% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 19.9
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8500 Builds (Compare 1,678 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

System: Dell XPS 8500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $390
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