Dell XPS 8500

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 65.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics98.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
SystemDell XPS 8500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0NW73C
Memory4.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121019
Uptime11.2 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 22:24
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-3350P-$300
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
65.4% Good
Memory 82.1
1-Core 83.7
2-Core 166
67% 111 Pts
4-Core 281
8-Core 290
39% 286 Pts
64-Core 305
20% 305 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
Zotac(19DA 2435) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing below potential (77th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
98.1% Outstanding
Lighting 396
Reflection 360
Parallax 381
104% 379 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 374
Splatting 245
98% 274 fps
Poor: 82%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 105%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$64
42GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR022
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 3,665
Write 48
Mixed 92.8
264% 1,269 MB/s
4K Read 385
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 5.9
592% 131 MB/s
Poor: 77% Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-PB 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
57.3% Above average
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.3
58% 20.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 15
SC Mixed 16.4
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 76.7
52% 76.7 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8500 Builds (Compare 1,590 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 9%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

System: Dell XPS 8500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $184
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