Dell XPS 8900

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics71.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive80% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
SystemDell XPS 8900  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0XJ8C4
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160120
Uptime5.8 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 23:04
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i7-6700K-$300
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
90.9% Outstanding
SC Int 122
SC Float 127
SC Mixed 124
99% 124 Pts
QC Int 453
QC Float 474
QC Mixed 458
105% 462 Pts
MC Int 554
MC Float 667
MC Mixed 618
92% 613 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 90.9%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Nvidia(10DE 1116) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
71.5% Very good
Lighting 229
Reflection 207
Parallax 223
70% 220 fps
MRender 158
Gravity 204
Splatting 141
72% 168 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SK hynix SC300 M.2 2280 512GB
9GB free
Firmware: 20100P00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
80% Very good
Read 515
Write 388
Mixed 260
86% 388 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 85.2
4K Mixed 11.9
101% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 30.3
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 39.8
65% 118 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 80%
Great: 91%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$49
2TB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 176
Mixed 180
138% 183 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.76
4K Mixed 0.25
90% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 106%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A1G43DB0-CPB 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
72.9% Very good
MC Read 26
MC Write 27.6
MC Mixed 23.1
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 29.5
SC Mixed 24.1
67% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 73.7
54% 73.7 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 78%
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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 1,643 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 8900

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $475
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