Dell XPS 15 9550

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics97.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive142% 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.
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
SystemDell XPS 15 9550  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y9N5X
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180718
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 11 '18 at 08:24
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Memory 88.5
1-Core 86.2
2-Core 180
71% 118 Pts
4-Core 312
8-Core 512
52% 412 Pts
64-Core 488
33% 488 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.16
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
97.2% Outstanding
Lighting 372
Reflection 317
Parallax 343
98% 344 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 370
Splatting 228
98% 268 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 116%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZFLV512HCJH-000MV 512GB
250GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV75M0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 561 560 555 550 552 556 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
142% Outstanding
Read 707
Write 570
Mixed 369
SusWrite 556
123% 551 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 114
4K Mixed 36.7
162% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 801
DQ Write 577
DQ Mixed 565
456% 648 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 142%
Great: 165%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GS6AFR8N-UH 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
72.1% Very good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 21.4
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 19.8
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 78%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 15 9550 Builds (Compare 1,202 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk

System: Dell XPS 15 9550

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