Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics93.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive196% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory8.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171006
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 06:39
Run Duration82 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th 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 i7-8700-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
94.3% Outstanding
SC Int 112
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 117
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 461
QC Float 480
QC Mixed 465
106% 468 Pts
MC Int 852
MC Float 988
MC Mixed 924
138% 921 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 94.3%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.66
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
Lighting 287
Reflection 278
Parallax 276
88% 280 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 270
Splatting 218
98% 229 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 109%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg50znv1t02 NVMe TOSHIBA 1024GB
547GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AADA4102 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
196% Outstanding
Read 2,400
Write 905
Mixed 1,466
349% 1,590 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 110
4K Mixed 23.9
124% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 28.3
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 21.9
65% 129 MB/s
Poor: 145%
This bench: 196%
Great: 278%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
78% Very good
MC Read 30.5
MC Write 30.3
MC Mixed 22.8
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 31.3
SC Mixed 24.9
71% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 86.8
46% 86.8 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 78%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 1,635 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 90%
Nuclear submarine

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $710
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