Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 64.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics69.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive79.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20110215
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 10:25
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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 i7-2600K-$375
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
64.8% Good
SC Int 88.6
SC Float 93.1
SC Mixed 92.1
73% 91.3 Pts
QC Int 311
QC Float 321
QC Mixed 319
72% 317 Pts
MC Int 434
MC Float 445
MC Mixed 449
66% 443 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
Gigabyte(1458 3720) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
69.9% Good
Lighting 223
Reflection 192
Parallax 204
67% 206 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 201
Splatting 157
72% 168 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$86
120GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
79.1% Very good
Read 506
Write 411
Mixed 416
99% 445 MB/s
4K Read 28.1
4K Write 66.6
4K Mixed 18.1
101% 37.6 MB/s
DQ Read 34.8
DQ Write 152
DQ Mixed 17.1
35% 67.8 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 124%
Seagate ST3750528AS 750GB-$84
519GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
51.6% Above average
Read 87.7
Write 91.9
Mixed 80.4
65% 86.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.85
4K Mixed 0.62
136% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
47.6% Average
MC Read 15.9
MC Write 17.2
MC Mixed 14.8
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 16.7
SC Mixed 15.3
43% 15 GB/s
Latency 67.3
60% 67.3 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 64%
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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 3,290 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: 75% - Very good Total price: $367
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $360Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $87
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $145Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $105
Intel Core i5-8600K $249AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $135
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $150SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $899SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $33Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $160SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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