Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 88.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics5.38% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0H0P0M
Memory2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190116
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 09 '19 at 19:12
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9400-$166
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Memory 89.5
1-Core 121
2-Core 240
87% 150 Pts
4-Core 473
8-Core 686
75% 579 Pts
64-Core 660
44% 660 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Dell(1028 0859) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 24.20.100.6290
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
5.38% Terrible
Lighting 21.6
Reflection 28.1
Parallax 23
6% 24.2 fps
MRender 17.1
Gravity 18.7
Splatting 34.4
5% 23.4 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.38%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+932GBHDD 1TB
852GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 17.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 129 127 137 192 164 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 36% Great: 103%
WD My Book 1235 3TB
2.5TB free, PID 1235
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 140 146 146 143 141 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
55% Above average
Read 117
Write 119
Mixed 95
SusWrite 143
163% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
112% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 55%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
41.7% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 11.2
39% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 12
SC Write 13.7
SC Mixed 13.4
37% 13 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 44%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 38%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 71%
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System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $510
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