Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics69.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive61.7% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 6 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20110620
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateOct 12 '17 at 05:13
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 i7-2600-$290
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
64% Good
SC Int 93
SC Float 94.2
SC Mixed 94.6
75% 93.9 Pts
QC Int 307
QC Float 319
QC Mixed 306
70% 310 Pts
MC Int 458
MC Float 471
MC Mixed 474
70% 468 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 64%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
69.5% Good
Lighting 220
Reflection 190
Parallax 213
67% 208 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 205
Splatting 133
71% 164 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 960GB-$230
169GB free
Firmware: X412 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
61.7% Good
Read 485
Write 169
Mixed 213
63% 289 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 33.9
4K Mixed 14.6
71% 23.8 MB/s
DQ Read 333
DQ Write 157
DQ Mixed 40.5
84% 177 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 82%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$82
629GB free
Firmware: JC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
63.8% Good
Read 110
Write 112
Mixed 100
81% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.61
4K Mixed 0.59
130% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 67%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB-$23
29GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
32.5% Below average
Read 33.2
Write 26.4
Mixed 27.6
36% 29.1 MB/s
4K Read 6.02
4K Write 6.67
4K Mixed 2.62
338% 5.1 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 32.5%
Great: 91%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5273CH0-CH9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
48.8% Average
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 16.8
MC Mixed 15.1
46% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 16.1
45% 15.7 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 54%
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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 2,190 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 59%
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Workstation
Workstation 36%
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System: Dell XPS 8300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $378
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