Dell XPS 8900

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 79.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics6.43% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
4 days ago, 4 days ago.
SystemDell XPS 8900  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0XJ8C4
Memory1.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors, 1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160506
Uptime3.7 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 12:30
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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 i7-6700-$285
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
79.9% Very good
SC Int 107
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 107
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 394
QC Float 417
QC Mixed 399
91% 403 Pts
MC Int 565
MC Float 635
MC Mixed 607
90% 602 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 79.9%
Great: 89%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Dell(1028 1083) 2GB
CLim: 901 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 381.65
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
6.43% Terrible
Lighting 19.4
Reflection 17.6
Parallax 24.1
6% 20.4 fps
MRender 9.6
Gravity 20.6
Splatting 15.5
6% 15.2 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.43%
Great: 9%
Intel HD 530 (Desktop Skylake)
Dell(1028 06B8) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 21.20.16.4565
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
6.4% Terrible
Lighting 18.5
Reflection 22.4
Parallax 17.9
6% 19.6 fps
MRender 17
Gravity 16.6
Splatting 29.1
10% 20.9 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.4%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
495GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 139
Mixed 148
117% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.68
4K Mixed 0.24
89% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown SF464128CKHI6DFSEG 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
61.5% Good
MC Read 24.6
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 19.1
63% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 18.7
SC Mixed 17.4
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 72.5
55% 72.5 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 75%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8900 Builds (Compare 1,990 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 8900

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $504
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