Dell XPS 8500

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics38.7% 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)
Boot Drive70.5% 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.
SystemDell XPS 8500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0NW73C
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120905
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 01:37
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i7-3770-$430
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
77.9% Very good
SC Int 102
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 104
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 399
QC Float 409
QC Mixed 396
91% 402 Pts
MC Int 528
MC Float 512
MC Mixed 530
78% 523 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
38.7% Below average
Lighting 118
Reflection 81.4
Parallax 121
37% 107 fps
MRender 80.8
Gravity 115
Splatting 83.5
40% 93.1 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 38.7%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$148
907GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 247 242 244 245 246 246 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
70.5% Very good
Read 256
Write 243
Mixed 222
SusWrite 245
54% 241 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 46.8
4K Mixed 36.4
116% 37.6 MB/s
DQ Read 203
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 196
148% 197 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 135%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$83
87GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 322 319 300 300 298 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Read 485
Write 455
Mixed 441
SusWrite 324
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 55.4
4K Mixed 41.3
132% 43.2 MB/s
DQ Read 391
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 366
276% 369 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 130%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-PB 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
57.4% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 20.1
MC Mixed 17.3
56% 19.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 19.2
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 94%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8500 Builds (Compare 3,482 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

System: Dell XPS 8500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $500
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