Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics57% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive100% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0P0MXR
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit cores,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180517
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 21 '18 at 02:15
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU 32%
Watch Gameplay: 1060-6GB + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700-$265
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Memory 90.7
1-Core 133
2-Core 251
91% 158 Pts
4-Core 473
8-Core 800
80% 637 Pts
64-Core 1,045
70% 1,045 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$267
Dell(1028 11D7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 387.95
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (67 fps cap detected)
57% Above average
Lighting 71.7
Reflection 70.9
Parallax 60.6
59% 67.8 fps
MRender 67.3
Gravity 66
Splatting 67
40% 66.8 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 57%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteon CV8-8E256-11 SATA 256GB
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: C28110B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 191 277 274 271 257 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 476
Write 391
Mixed 393
SusWrite 244
84% 376 MB/s
4K Read 35.9
4K Write 81.8
4K Mixed 51
163% 56.2 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 292
DQ Mixed 126
152% 267 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC28
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 78 82 79 76 80 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
29.4% Poor
Read 23
Write 63.5
Mixed 39.7
SusWrite 79.1
38% 51.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.4
85% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown SF4641G8CK8I8GKSBG 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
77.8% Very good
MC Read 30
MC Write 29.7
MC Mixed 21.8
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 25.3
72% 25.4 GB/s
Latency 66.3
60% 66.3 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 82%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 4,575 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $446
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