Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 80.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics12% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180517
Uptime69 Days
Run DateJun 05 '19 at 19:37
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 way below expectations (14th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
1-Core 139
2-Core 264
96% 202 Pts
4-Core 447
8-Core 809
78% 628 Pts
64-Core 1,050
70% 1,050 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GT 1030
Gigabyte(1458 3799) 2GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 525 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 397.31
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
12% Very poor
Lighting 47.2
Reflection 36.2
Parallax 45.5
12% 43 fps
MRender 12.5
Gravity 50.8
Splatting 42.2
12% 35.2 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 12%
Great: 16%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$32
846GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS2OA810
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 113 138 147 150 163 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 168
Mixed 35.6
SusWrite 142
96% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
135% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
81.8% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 30.5
MC Mixed 23.1
82% 28.6 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 27.6
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 6,109 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 67%
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System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $502
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