Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics34.7% 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)
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 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111017
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 13:48
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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-$350
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
64% Good
SC Int 96.3
SC Float 79.1
SC Mixed 95.6
72% 90.3 Pts
QC Int 317
QC Float 322
QC Mixed 305
71% 315 Pts
MC Int 446
MC Float 457
MC Mixed 464
68% 456 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 64%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$120
Gigabyte(1458 3747) 2GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
34.7% Below average
Lighting 106
Reflection 68
Parallax 103
32% 92.3 fps
MRender 78.3
Gravity 99.8
Splatting 76.1
36% 84.7 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 512GB-$200
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 404
Write 430
Mixed 307
85% 381 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 54.4
4K Mixed 30.7
102% 35.8 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 181
156% 224 MB/s
Poor: 65% Great: 106%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$20
289GB free
Firmware: 12.01B02
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 4,184
Write 44.1
Mixed 82.7
1,030% 1,437 MB/s
4K Read 477
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 2.7
20,217% 161 MB/s
Poor: 24% Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT51264BD160B.C16F Hynix HMT351U6BFR8C-H9 CT51264BD160B.C16F Hynix HMT351U6BFR8C-H9 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.1% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 17
MC Mixed 15.3
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 16.7
SC Mixed 16.3
45% 15.7 GB/s
Latency 65.6
61% 65.6 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 48%
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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 2,810 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: 68% - Good Total price: $450
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