Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
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 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 85.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics99.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive185% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180531
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 11 '19 at 14:43
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 20%

 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 Extreme
Intel Core i7-8086K-$599
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
1-Core 143
2-Core 264
97% 204 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 792
76% 611 Pts
64-Core 1035
70% 1035 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
99.7% Outstanding
Lighting 394
Reflection 372
Parallax 389
102% 385 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 396
Splatting 248
97% 295 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 99.7%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba XG5 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$106
304GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AADA4105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 440 459 439 441 469 442 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
185% Outstanding
Read 1,776
Write 458
Mixed 481
SusWrite 448
172% 791 MB/s
4K Read 34
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 47.4
190% 76.2 MB/s
DQ Read 833
DQ Write 457
DQ Mixed 364
346% 551 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 185%
Great: 207%
Sandisk PLUS 1000GB
535GB free
Firmware: UH5100RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 403 293 258 37 91 62 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
48.6% Average
Read 402
Write 335
Mixed 257
SusWrite 191
66% 296 MB/s
4K Read 13.4
4K Write 39.4
4K Mixed 10.4
54% 21.1 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 99.8
DQ Mixed 29.2
43% 81.6 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 58%
WD Red 8TB (2017)-$208
6TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 119 119 117 123 124 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
69.7% Good
Read 121
Write 118
Mixed 74.5
SusWrite 121
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 1.1
276% 2.47 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2017)-$88
3TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 174 174 174 175 174 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
64% Good
Read 48.3
Write 114
Mixed 78.9
SusWrite 174
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.7
206% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 64%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
MC Read 33.1
MC Write 32.7
MC Mixed 23.6
85% 29.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 35.3
SC Mixed 26.5
76% 26.5 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 85%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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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: 69% - Good Total price: $548
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