Dell Studio XPS 8100

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 54.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics43.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive37.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 Studio XPS 8100
MotherboardDell Studio XPS 8100  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100708
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 21 '19 at 20:36
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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 860-$280
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
54.7% Above average
SC Int 77.1
SC Float 85
SC Mixed 81.4
65% 81.2 Pts
QC Int 247
QC Float 237
QC Mixed 266
57% 250 Pts
MC Int 333
MC Float 360
MC Mixed 350
52% 347 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 54.7%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 680-$360
Asus(1043 842E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
43.5% Average
Lighting 115
Reflection 96.9
Parallax 156
40% 123 fps
MRender 104
Gravity 131
Splatting 80.4
46% 105 fps
Poor: 39%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 51%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SP580 120GB
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V3.10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 189 189 183 187 182 MB/s
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
37.4% Below average
Read 194
Write 169
Mixed 160
SusWrite 186
40% 177 MB/s
4K Read 15.5
4K Write 42.9
4K Mixed 8
56% 22.1 MB/s
DQ Read 23.4
DQ Write 65.2
DQ Mixed 10.7
18% 33.1 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 37.4%
Great: 68%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
647GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 164 163 164 164 165 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
87.9% Excellent
Read 143
Write 145
Mixed 75.7
SusWrite 164
96% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
196% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 87.9%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2133 C11 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM 1333 MHz
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
42.7% Average
MC Read 16.1
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 13
41% 14.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 11
SC Mixed 12.6
34% 11.9 GB/s
Latency 59.9
67% 59.9 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 100%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Studio XPS 8100 Builds (Compare 2,031 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Dell Studio XPS 8100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $384
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