Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 122%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 105%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics95.9% 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 Drive198% 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.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171006
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 09:31
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$294
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
105% Outstanding
SC Int 129
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 131
105% 131 Pts
QC Int 512
QC Float 530
QC Mixed 526
118% 523 Pts
MC Int 939
MC Float 1,069
MC Mixed 979
149% 996 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$413
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Lighting 296
Reflection 286
Parallax 288
91% 290 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 278
Splatting 227
100% 234 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg50znv256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB
158GB free
Firmware: AADA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
198% Outstanding
Read 2,322
Write 658
Mixed 415
243% 1,132 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 39.3
157% 63.8 MB/s
DQ Read 428
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 96.6
149% 286 MB/s
Poor: 112%
This bench: 198%
Great: 216%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$83
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
76.3% Very good
Read 136
Write 130
Mixed 113
95% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.72
4K Mixed 0.24
80% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 101%
WD Elements 2TB
396GB free, PID 1021
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
17.7% Very poor
Read 35.7
Write 32.8
Mixed 33.1
43% 33.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.69
4K Mixed 0.24
68% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 17.7%
Great: 47%
WD Elements 2TB
379GB free, PID 1021
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
16.6% Very poor
Read 33.3
Write 30.8
Mixed 21.3
35% 28.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.14
61% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 16.6%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 31.7
MC Mixed 23.1
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 34.4
SC Mixed 25.6
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 67.6
59% 67.6 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 82.3%
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 1,458 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
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Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $706
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