Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 84%
Aircraft carrier
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 101%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics36.1% 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 Drive104% 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.
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 06:21
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 i7-8700-$295
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
101% Outstanding
SC Int 127
SC Float 137
SC Mixed 132
106% 132 Pts
QC Int 485
QC Float 482
QC Mixed 482
110% 483 Pts
MC Int 943
MC Float 1,138
MC Mixed 1055
156% 1,045 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 101%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$145
Dell(1028 3512) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
36.1% Below average
Lighting 107
Reflection 75.2
Parallax 112
34% 98.1 fps
MRender 79.4
Gravity 107
Splatting 78
38% 88.2 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 36.1%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$70
267GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 320 316 309 308 307 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 500
Write 324
Mixed 303
SusWrite 314
80% 360 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 40.2
160% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 323
DQ Mixed 245
212% 314 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 104%
Great: 129%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 199 202 201 200 200 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 201
Write 147
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 200
115% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 115%
Great: 114%
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 (83rd percentile)
82.2% Excellent
MC Read 32.6
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 22.8
82% 28.8 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 31.7
SC Mixed 26.6
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 86%
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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 5,263 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $480
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