Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics34.2% 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 Drive102% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory9.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190116
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateMar 30 '19 at 06:16
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700-$310
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
84.2% Excellent
1-Core 132
2-Core 260
92% 196 Pts
4-Core 471
8-Core 810
81% 640 Pts
64-Core 1,036
70% 1,036 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$150
Dell(1028 3512) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
34.2% Below average
Lighting 101
Reflection 71.1
Parallax 105
32% 92.5 fps
MRender 74.6
Gravity 102
Splatting 74
36% 83.6 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 34.2%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
267GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 309 312 309 310 310 310 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 501
Write 316
Mixed 298
SusWrite 310
80% 356 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 39.5
156% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 242
208% 308 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 102%
Great: 130%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 196 192 190 192 190 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 190
Mixed 82.3
SusWrite 192
121% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 112%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
80.7% Excellent
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 30.1
MC Mixed 22.7
81% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 26
73% 25.6 GB/s
Latency 60.4
66% 60.4 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 85%
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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 XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 5,689 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $510
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