Dell XPS 8500

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 67.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics19% 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 Drive54.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory20GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 20GB 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.
SystemDell XPS 8500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0NW73C
Memory15.2 GB free of 20 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1600 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130828
Uptime2 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 09:20
Run Duration198 Seconds
Run User PAK-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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 i7-3770-$325
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
67.9% Good
SC Int 103
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 104
84% 104 Pts
QC Int 307
QC Float 320
QC Mixed 318
71% 315 Pts
MC Int 503
MC Float 509
MC Mixed 513
76% 508 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 80%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750-$120
Nvidia(10DE 1073) 2GB
CLim: 1293 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 385.28
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
19% Very poor
Lighting 57.8
Reflection 40.6
Parallax 53.3
17% 50.6 fps
MRender 46.7
Gravity 56.1
Splatting 37.4
20% 46.7 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 19%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 120GB-$109
42GB free
Firmware: DXT06B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
54.9% Above average
Read 481
Write 109
Mixed 90.9
49% 227 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 47.4
4K Mixed 9.43
70% 26.2 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 27.5
66% 143 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 68%
Hitahua722020ala330 59Y1809 45W5203IBM 2TB
963GB free
Firmware: JKAOA34D Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
64.9% Good
Read 112
Write 115
Mixed 110
84% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.27
4K Mixed 0.43
99% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 66%
Hitachi HDS725050KLA360 500GB-$25
76GB free
Firmware: K2AOAB0A Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
19.8% Very poor
Read 33.1
Write 35.3
Mixed 35.4
26% 34.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 1.99
4K Mixed 0.39
114% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 19.8%
Great: 35%
WD My Passport 0830 2TB
267GB free, PID 0830
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
39.8% Below average
Read 88.5
Write 102
Mixed 73
113% 87.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.56
4K Mixed 0.21
62% 0.71 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CML4GX3M2A1600C9 029E CMZ8GX3M1A1600C10 029E CML4GX3M2A1600C9 029E CMZ16GX3M2A1600C10 20GB
1333, 1600, 1333, 1600 MHz
2048, 8192, 2048, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.2% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 15.5
47% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 16.7
46% 16.3 GB/s
Latency 73.4
54% 73.4 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 50%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8500 Builds (Compare 1,524 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

System: Dell XPS 8500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $421
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