Dell XPS 8900

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 93.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics39% 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 Drive64.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
9 days ago, 8 days ago.
SystemDell XPS 8900  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0XJ8C4
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170629
Uptime5.3 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 21:36
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$314
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
SC Int 117
SC Float 130
SC Mixed 123
99% 123 Pts
QC Int 456
QC Float 487
QC Mixed 474
107% 472 Pts
MC Int 622
MC Float 709
MC Mixed 674
100% 668 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
Nvidia(10DE 1138) 2GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
39% Below average
Lighting 130
Reflection 108
Parallax 120
39% 119 fps
MRender 81.7
Gravity 113
Splatting 75.9
39% 90.1 fps
Poor: 37%
This bench: 39%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM851 M.2 2280 256GB
43GB free
Firmware: EXT25D0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
64.6% Good
Read 517
Write 195
Mixed 226
68% 313 MB/s
4K Read 29.9
4K Write 78.8
4K Mixed 12.3
103% 40.3 MB/s
DQ Read 29.5
DQ Write 94
DQ Mixed 12.6
24% 45.4 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 64.6%
Great: 76%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
81.1% Excellent
Read 153
Write 130
Mixed 115
99% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.13
65% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 81.1%
Great: 108%
Toshiba External USB 3.0 500GB
343GB free, PID a007
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
18.9% Very poor
Read 36.9
Write 38.2
Mixed 37
48% 37.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.67
4K Mixed 0.25
67% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 18.9%
Great: 40%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A1G43DB0-CPB 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
74.3% Very good
MC Read 26.3
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 23.9
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 24.3
67% 23.3 GB/s
Latency 72.2
55% 72.2 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 110%
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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 2,229 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: 85% - Excellent Total price: $507
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