Dell XPS 8700

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics7.53% 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 Drive103% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
SystemDell XPS 8700  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0KWVT8
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150709
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 00:28
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 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 i7-4790-$308
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
76.6% Very good
SC Int 109
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 112
87% 108 Pts
QC Int 374
QC Float 381
QC Mixed 365
85% 373 Pts
MC Int 567
MC Float 600
MC Mixed 594
88% 587 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 720
Nvidia(10DE 1087) 1GB
CLim: 967 MHz, MLim: 500 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 353.24
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
7.53% Terrible
Lighting 23.1
Reflection 20.5
Parallax 27.4
8% 23.7 fps
MRender 11.6
Gravity 23
Splatting 17.3
8% 17.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 7.53%
Great: 8%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$204
438GB free
Firmware: EXM03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 480
Mixed 501
110% 492 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 60.5
4K Mixed 43.4
140% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 348
DQ Write 85.3
DQ Mixed 72
90% 169 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 103%
Great: 124%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
850GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 199
Write 172
Mixed 159
132% 177 MB/s
4K Read 1.04
4K Write 2.53
4K Mixed 0.32
126% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 106%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451U6AFR8C-PB 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
58.4% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 17.3
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 17.9
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 63.4
63% 63.4 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 58.4%
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 8700 Builds (Compare 2,984 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 8700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $518
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