Dell Studio XPS 8100

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics5.93% 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.
Boot Drive60.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Run History
13 months ago, 13 months ago.
SystemDell Studio XPS 8100
MotherboardDell Studio XPS 8100  (all builds)
Memory4.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20091209
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJun 17 '19 at 01:43
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-750-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
69.6% Good
Memory 93.6
1-Core 75.8
2-Core 145
66% 105 Pts
4-Core 266
8-Core 266
36% 266 Pts
64-Core 269
18% 269 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTS 240
Nvidia(10DE 0736) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.1
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
5.93% Terrible
Lighting 27.7
Reflection 24.6
Parallax 10.9
7% 21.1 fps
MRender 17.5
Gravity 20.8
Splatting 14.1
6% 17.5 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.93%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 256GB-$40
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0918B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 209 207 211 213 212 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
60.7% Good
Read 238
Write 229
Mixed 220
SusWrite 208
50% 224 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 60.5
4K Mixed 27
95% 35.5 MB/s
DQ Read 207
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 109
107% 170 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 60.7%
Great: 121%
WD Green 1TB (2009)-$44
739GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 82 80 84 84 84 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
47.9% Average
Read 84
Write 86.1
Mixed 59
SusWrite 82.6
57% 77.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 47.9%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Elpida EBJ21UE8BDF0-DJ-F 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
43.4% Average
MC Read 15.4
MC Write 13
MC Mixed 14.9
41% 14.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 11.7
SC Mixed 12.8
35% 12.4 GB/s
Latency 60.8
66% 60.8 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Studio XPS 8100 Builds (Compare 3,244 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Dell Studio XPS 8100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $365
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