Dell XPS 8900

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 112%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 87.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics37.2% 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 Drive235% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8900  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0XJ8C4
Memory29.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171210
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 10:40
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 i7-6700-$307
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
SC Int 118
SC Float 122
SC Mixed 118
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 430
QC Float 441
QC Mixed 440
99% 437 Pts
MC Int 553
MC Float 655
MC Mixed 609
90% 606 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
37.2% Below average
Lighting 113
Reflection 78.9
Parallax 103
34% 98.3 fps
MRender 80
Gravity 114
Splatting 82.9
40% 92.3 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
447GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 397
Mixed 408
97% 438 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 84.9
4K Mixed 45.9
168% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 193
DQ Write 228
DQ Mixed 24.4
70% 149 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 106%
Great: 135%
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$90
176GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXB7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
235% Outstanding
Read 2,625
Write 1,121
Mixed 1,310
369% 1,686 MB/s
4K Read 56.2
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 37.8
194% 69.4 MB/s
DQ Read 56.8
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 32.3
38% 65.1 MB/s
Poor: 116%
This bench: 235%
Great: 229%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 189
Mixed 167
138% 183 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.24
92% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 110%
Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 16ATF1G64AZ-2G1A2 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
75% Very good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 23.8
75% 26.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 30.2
SC Mixed 23.9
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 68.8
58% 68.8 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 75%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8900 Builds (Compare 2,897 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 8900

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $487
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