Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 69.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics71.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 5 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
7 days ago, 6 days ago.
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20111017
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 09:06
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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-$294
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
69.3% Good
SC Int 95.2
SC Float 95.5
SC Mixed 95.7
76% 95.5 Pts
QC Int 346
QC Float 343
QC Mixed 348
78% 346 Pts
MC Int 456
MC Float 471
MC Mixed 473
70% 467 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
Asus(1043 85B9) 3GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
71.1% Very good
Lighting 223
Reflection 188
Parallax 206
67% 206 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 207
Splatting 164
74% 173 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
63GB free
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 70% Great: 115%
WD WD6000HLHX-01JJPV0 600GB
141GB free
Firmware: 04.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 10000 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
57.2% Above average
Read 106
Write 92.8
Mixed 94.6
74% 97.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.05
4K Write 2.92
4K Mixed 0.66
171% 1.54 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot PSD34G133381 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
48.8% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 17.3
MC Mixed 15
46% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 17.1
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 65.9
61% 65.9 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 52%
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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 2,043 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

System: Dell XPS 8300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $383
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