Dell Studio XPS 8100

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 42.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics4.63% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive49.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell Studio XPS 8100
MotherboardDell Studio XPS 8100  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20091127
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 13 '19 at 19:20
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7 860-$280
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
42.7% Average
1-Core 73.8
2-Core 137
50% 105 Pts
4-Core 207
8-Core 345
35% 276 Pts
64-Core 345
23% 345 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 7570
Dell(1028 2B20) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
4.63% Terrible
Lighting 22.6
Reflection 19.4
Parallax 18.6
6% 20.2 fps
MRender 15.2
Gravity 15.7
Splatting 17
5% 16 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.63%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteonit LCS-128M6S-HP 128GB
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: DC71704
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 163 188 192 191 189 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
49.7% Average
Read 200
Write 194
Mixed 150
SusWrite 182
41% 181 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 45.8
4K Mixed 27
92% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 29.3
DQ Write 63.5
DQ Mixed 33.4
29% 42.1 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 95%
Seagate Momentus 5400.6 2.5" 500GB-$30
418GB free
Firmware: 0001SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 72 72 74 75 74 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
39.6% Below average
Read 64.5
Write 69
Mixed 39
SusWrite 73.5
45% 61.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
108% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 39.6%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8JTF51264AZ-1G6E1 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
36.7% Below average
MC Read 15.4
MC Write 9.8
MC Mixed 10.3
34% 11.8 GB/s
SC Read 11.5
SC Write 11.3
SC Mixed 10.3
32% 11 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 59%
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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 2,586 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Dell Studio XPS 8100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 38% - Below average Total price: $365
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