Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 64.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics27.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive58.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory7.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111017
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 04:21
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$281
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
64.5% Good
SC Int 92.5
SC Float 92.7
SC Mixed 93.6
74% 92.9 Pts
QC Int 294
QC Float 322
QC Mixed 314
70% 310 Pts
MC Int 440
MC Float 451
MC Mixed 446
67% 446 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 260X-$120
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
27.2% Poor
Lighting 76.9
Reflection 74.6
Parallax 109
27% 86.8 fps
MRender 54.9
Gravity 68.8
Splatting 70.8
27% 64.8 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 27.2%
Great: 30%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$54
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z33130RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
58.8% Above average
Read 510
Write 250
Mixed 476
91% 412 MB/s
4K Read 16.2
4K Write 46
4K Mixed 6.58
57% 22.9 MB/s
DQ Read 160
DQ Write 150
DQ Mixed 6.18
46% 106 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$50
135GB free
Firmware: CC98 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
66.3% Good
Read 130
Write 101
Mixed 85.1
79% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.08
4K Mixed 0.15
56% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 76%
SanDisk Ultra Fit USB 3.0 64GB-$19
58GB free, PID 5583
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
36.2% Below average
Read 139
Write 44.4
Mixed 55.3
84% 79.7 MB/s
4K Read 4.63
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.76
101% 2.36 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 36.2%
Great: 39%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-H9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
48.7% Average
MC Read 16.8
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 15.1
46% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 16.8
SC Mixed 15.7
44% 15.5 GB/s
Latency 64.8
62% 64.8 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 48.7%
Great: 53%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8300 Builds (Compare 3,138 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

System: Dell XPS 8300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $354
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $330Nvidia GTX 1070 $370Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $73
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i5-8600K $240AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $146SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $901SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $175SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback