Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 58.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics1.88% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive61.1% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111017
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateDec 08 '17 at 01:11
Run Duration93 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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 i5-2320-$250
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
58.1% Above average
SC Int 79.5
SC Float 79.3
SC Mixed 80.9
64% 79.9 Pts
QC Int 282
QC Float 301
QC Mixed 299
67% 294 Pts
MC Int 283
MC Float 288
MC Mixed 316
44% 296 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6450
Device(1B0A 909D) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
1.88% Terrible
Lighting 6.7
Reflection 4.9
Parallax 6
2% 5.87 fps
MRender 3.5
Gravity 4.6
Splatting 4.8
2% 4.3 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 1.88%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 525GB-$120
410GB free
Firmware: M0CR040 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
61.1% Good
Read 473
Write 313
Mixed 302
80% 363 MB/s
4K Read 18.3
4K Write 42.5
4K Mixed 11.7
65% 24.2 MB/s
DQ Read 79.4
DQ Write 99.6
DQ Mixed 23.2
36% 67.4 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 9KSF51272AZ-1G6P1 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
46.6% Average
MC Read 15.6
MC Write 17.1
MC Mixed 15.3
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 12.2
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 13.7
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 71.6
56% 71.6 ns
Poor: 51%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 51%
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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 2,667 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

System: Dell XPS 8300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $380
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