Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 64%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics2.07% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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
9 days ago, 8 days ago.
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111017
Uptime55.5 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 19:58
Run Duration90 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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-$295
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
64% Good
SC Int 93.3
SC Float 93.7
SC Mixed 93.6
75% 93.5 Pts
QC Int 335
QC Float 335
QC Mixed 308
74% 326 Pts
MC Int 454
MC Float 467
MC Mixed 469
69% 463 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 64%
Great: 74%
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 as expected (51st percentile)
2.07% Terrible
Lighting 7.3
Reflection 6.4
Parallax 6.4
2% 6.7 fps
MRender 4.1
Gravity 5.1
Splatting 5.1
2% 4.77 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.07%
Great: 2%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$98
1TB free
Firmware: 50.0AB50 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
55.4% Above average
Read 101
Write 92.5
Mixed 75.8
67% 89.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.12
55% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 55.4%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot PSD38G13332 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
50.1% Above average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 17.5
MC Mixed 15.7
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 16.5
SC Mixed 15.9
44% 15.5 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 53%
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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 2,534 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

System: Dell XPS 8300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $385
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