Dell XPS 8900

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics12.5% 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 Drive74.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
SystemDell XPS 8900  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0XJ8C4
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190110
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 15 '19 at 16:23
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 i7-6700-$282
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
SC Int 108
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 107
88% 110 Pts
QC Int 422
QC Float 444
QC Mixed 409
96% 425 Pts
MC Int 509
MC Float 626
MC Mixed 574
85% 570 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 745 (OEM)-$60
Nvidia(10DE 1065) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1032 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
12.5% Very poor
Lighting 40.4
Reflection 34.3
Parallax 32.3
12% 35.7 fps
MRender 23.1
Gravity 37.2
Splatting 33
13% 31.1 fps
Poor: 10%
This bench: 12.5%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 520 Series 120GB-$149
30GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 400i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 105 109 100 97 100 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Read 357
Write 138
Mixed 180
SusWrite 102
43% 194 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 97.3
4K Mixed 38
153% 56.7 MB/s
DQ Read 216
DQ Write 131
DQ Mixed 145
116% 164 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 90%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$103
167GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 447 458 463 468 463 460 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 452
Mixed 388
SusWrite 460
100% 446 MB/s
4K Read 44.5
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 60.7
198% 68.6 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 332
252% 339 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 125%
Great: 135%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$79
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OABX0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 182 177 183 184 181 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 175
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 182
102% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.6
157% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 104%
Great: 109%
Seagate Backup+ BK 1TB
617GB free
Firmware: 0836
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 78 79 79 79 79 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
42.9% Average
Read 74
Write 39.2
Mixed 38.5
SusWrite 75.4
42% 56.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
141% 1 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 42.9%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GU6AFR8N-TF 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
72.2% Very good
MC Read 25.7
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 23.2
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 26.8
SC Mixed 20.9
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 69.7
57% 69.7 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 78%
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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 8900 Builds (Compare 3,929 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 8900

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 97% - Outstanding Total price: $445
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