Dell XPS 8500

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 65.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics9.03% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 8500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0NW73C
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2048 x 1152 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121019
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 25 '19 at 22:22
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-3770-$198
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
65.8% Good
1-Core 106
2-Core 204
73% 155 Pts
4-Core 342
8-Core 527
56% 434 Pts
64-Core 526
35% 526 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 65.8%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 640
Nvidia(10DE 093D) 1GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
9.03% Terrible
Lighting 27.4
Reflection 21.9
Parallax 34.3
7% 27.9 fps
MRender 25.9
Gravity 32.7
Splatting 27
9% 28.5 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 9.03%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC24
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 161 75 116 134 175 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 184
Mixed 82.3
SusWrite 132
107% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Nanya NT4GC64B8HG0NF-DI 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
56.7% Above average
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 19.7
MC Mixed 16.9
55% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 18.8
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 70
57% 70 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 93%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8500 Builds (Compare 5,500 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

System: Dell XPS 8500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $253
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