Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive304% 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.
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.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0T2HR0
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190827
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 16 '19 at 19:27
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-9400-$190
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
1-Core 126
2-Core 248
88% 187 Pts
4-Core 490
8-Core 688
76% 589 Pts
64-Core 710
48% 710 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$100
396GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2100 817 818 815 818 819 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
304% Outstanding
Read 2,600
Write 2,354
Mixed 1,833
SusWrite 1,031
437% 1,955 MB/s
4K Read 67.3
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 87.8
290% 99.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,123
DQ Write 969
DQ Mixed 1,037
779% 1,043 MB/s
Poor: 217%
This bench: 304%
Great: 335%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
931GB free
Firmware: 13057113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 180 182 182 182 181 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 176
Mixed 92.6
SusWrite 182
118% 162 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
232% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 109%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
44% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 15.5
MC Mixed 11.9
42% 14.7 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 14.7
SC Mixed 13.6
39% 13.8 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 44%
Great: 44%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 7,007 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 66%
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System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $545
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $150Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $244Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-9600K $200AMD RX 590 $180Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $150
Intel Core i7-9700K $360Nvidia RTX 2060 $324Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $230
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $58SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $613SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
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