Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (23rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 77 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 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics37.5% 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 Drive105% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory7.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181102
Uptime3.7 Days
Run DateApr 18 '19 at 16:57
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing below expectations (23rd 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-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 128
SC Mixed 122
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 397
QC Float 452
QC Mixed 415
95% 421 Pts
MC Int 771
MC Float 904
MC Mixed 829
125% 834 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$140
Dell(1028 3512) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
37.5% Below average
Lighting 115
Reflection 77.7
Parallax 115
36% 103 fps
MRender 76.7
Gravity 112
Splatting 81.5
39% 90.1 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 37.5%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc401 NVMe SK hynix 256GB
112GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80006E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 265 221 220 200 198 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 815
Write 218
Mixed 306
SusWrite 218
85% 389 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 81.2
4K Mixed 38.2
140% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 484
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 249
215% 325 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 105%
Great: 168%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$43
700GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 60 58 60 60 61 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
63.9% Good
Read 163
Write 77.5
Mixed 57
SusWrite 59.6
66% 89.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.9
167% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 108%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 110 110 110 115 114 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 97.2
Write 116
Mixed 85
SusWrite 111
76% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.7
185% 1.7 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 67%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: DC4A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 77 77 85 83 85 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
28.8% Poor
Read 20.8
Write 67.8
Mixed 29.3
SusWrite 79.7
36% 49.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.5
83% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 28.8%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GU6JJR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
61.9% Good
MC Read 25.2
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 19.8
65% 22.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.2
SC Write 13.3
SC Mixed 16.3
40% 13.9 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 87%
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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 4,681 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: $490
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