Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 56.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics75.6% 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 Drive66.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory14GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 14GB 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory4 GB free of 14 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111017
Uptime9.6 Days
Run DateJan 18 '18 at 14:59
Run Duration410 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 i5-2400-$84
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
56.9% Above average
SC Int 78.1
SC Float 79.1
SC Mixed 80.8
64% 79.3 Pts
QC Int 254
QC Float 280
QC Mixed 289
62% 274 Pts
MC Int 312
MC Float 306
MC Mixed 316
47% 312 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$280
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
75.6% Very good
Lighting 238
Reflection 205
Parallax 243
74% 229 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 218
Splatting 171
77% 179 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 500GB-$307
220GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 56% Great: 96%
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$179
111GB free
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
66.9% Good
Read 483
Write 271
Mixed 273
75% 342 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 44.6
4K Mixed 12.9
86% 29.3 MB/s
DQ Read 183
DQ Write 98
DQ Mixed 12.6
44% 98 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 87%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$30
254GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
53.2% Above average
Read 99.1
Write 86.3
Mixed 80.3
66% 88.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 0.35
91% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 53.2%
Great: 62%
Kingston DataTraveler R3.0 USB 3.0 16GB-$15
11GB free, PID 168e
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
10.7% Very poor
Read 28.7
Write 19.9
Mixed 17.1
26% 21.9 MB/s
4K Read 4.41
4K Write 0.37
4K Mixed 0.12
33% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 10.7%
Great: 39%
Kingston DT 101 G2 8GB
1GB free, PID 6545
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
4.76% Terrible
Read 17.4
Write 4.5
Mixed 6.07
10% 9.32 MB/s
4K Read 5.24
4K Write 0.007
4K Mixed 0.005
20% 1.75 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.76%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-14900CL9-4GBXL 1600EL Series Nanya NT2GC64B88G0NF-CG 1600EL Series 14GB
1066, 1066, 1066, 1066 MHz
4096, 4096, 2048, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
35.6% Below average
MC Read 12
MC Write 12.7
MC Mixed 11.2
34% 12 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 10.2
SC Mixed 10.9
28% 9.97 GB/s
Latency 77.1
52% 77.1 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 58%
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Workstation
Workstation 36%
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System: Dell XPS 8300

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