Dell Studio XPS 8100

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 46.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics98% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Run History
SystemDell Studio XPS 8100
MotherboardDell Studio XPS 8100  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100708
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 04:42
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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 below expectations (31st percentile)
46.4% Average
SC Int 70.8
SC Float 80.1
SC Mixed 74.4
60% 75.1 Pts
QC Int 219
QC Float 226
QC Mixed 214
50% 220 Pts
MC Int 324
MC Float 364
MC Mixed 313
50% 334 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 59%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.71
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
98% Outstanding
Lighting 302
Reflection 286
Parallax 296
93% 295 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 286
Splatting 224
102% 238 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 98%
Great: 108%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
655GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC4C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 107 157 173 173 179 MB/s
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
82% Excellent
Read 136
Write 64.2
Mixed 48.1
SusWrite 150
72% 99.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 82%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
41.9% Average
MC Read 15.2
MC Write 13.5
MC Mixed 13
40% 13.9 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 11.6
SC Mixed 12.4
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 61.3
65% 61.3 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 83%
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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 2,083 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Dell Studio XPS 8100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $384
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