Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
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.
Memory10GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 10GB 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.
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory6.4 GB free of 10 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111017
Uptime5.3 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 14:43
Run Duration363 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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 i5-2400-$135
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
64.4% Good
SC Int 88.1
SC Float 87.5
SC Mixed 88.1
70% 87.9 Pts
QC Int 337
QC Float 336
QC Mixed 335
76% 336 Pts
MC Int 336
MC Float 337
MC Mixed 336
50% 336 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 65%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 1TB-$52
797GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3FF Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
61.4% Good
Read 104
Write 110
Mixed 97.5
78% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.21
4K Mixed 0.28
79% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 75%
15GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
4.7% Terrible
Read 18.3
Write 4.69
Mixed 6.22
10% 9.74 MB/s
4K Read 4.31
4K Write 0.004
4K Mixed 0.004
16% 1.44 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.7%
Great: 6%
SanDisk Ultra 124GB
15GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
40.5% Average
Read 132
Write 68.1
Mixed 87.6
113% 95.9 MB/s
4K Read 3.66
4K Write 1.83
4K Mixed 0.83
104% 2.1 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 42%
Lexar USB Flash Drive 16GB
7GB free, PID a81d
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
8.16% Terrible
Read 30.3
Write 11
Mixed 9.2
18% 16.8 MB/s
4K Read 5.71
4K Write 0.01
4K Mixed 0.01
22% 1.91 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 8.16%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Nanya NT1GC64BH4B0PF-CG Corsair CMY8GX3M2A1600C9 NT1GC64BH4B0PF-CG Corsair CMY8GX3M2A1600C9 10GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
1024, 4096, 1024, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
48.9% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 15.3
47% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 15.6
SC Mixed 15.5
43% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8300 Builds (Compare 1,503 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
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System: Dell XPS 8300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $380
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