Dell XPS 15 9550

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 67.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics6.97% 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 Drive72% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 15 9550  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0X2P13
Memory4.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151102
Uptime8 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 21:23
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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 i5-6300HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
67.7% Good
SC Int 92.7
SC Float 98.5
SC Mixed 95.1
76% 95.4 Pts
QC Int 340
QC Float 362
QC Mixed 349
79% 350 Pts
MC Int 330
MC Float 361
MC Mixed 349
52% 347 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Mobile Skylake)
Dell(1028 06E4) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64 Ver. 21.20.16.4664
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
6.97% Terrible
Lighting 18
Reflection 44.5
Parallax 18.5
6% 27 fps
MRender 17.9
Gravity 14.3
Splatting 28.1
8% 20.1 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.97%
Great: 8%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SK hynix SC308 SATA 256GB
147GB free
Firmware: 30000P10
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
72% Very good
Read 497
Write 250
Mixed 331
79% 359 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 55.8
4K Mixed 14.8
81% 30.7 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 234
DQ Mixed 17.6
88% 202 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 72%
Great: 78%
Hitachi HTS541010A7E630 1TB
509GB free
Firmware: SE0OA4C0
4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
39.7% Below average
Read 68.3
Write 69.9
Mixed 70.1
52% 69.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 1.29
4K Mixed 0.17
57% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 39.7%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A5143EB0-CPB 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
73.2% Very good
MC Read 27
MC Write 28.6
MC Mixed 22.3
74% 26 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 21.3
63% 22.2 GB/s
Latency 72.6
55% 72.6 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 73.2%
Great: 75%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 15 9550 Builds (Compare 3,062 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

System: Dell XPS 15 9550

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $313Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $90
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $285AMD RX 480 $265Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $138
Intel Core i5-7600K $215Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $113
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $200SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $1,050SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $215SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $10
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback