Dell Studio XPS 9100

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 43.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics12% 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 Drive45.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell Studio XPS 9100  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 05DN3X
Memory7.4 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20101021
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 06 '19 at 23:32
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7 960-$269
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
43.5% Average
1-Core 76.8
2-Core 140
52% 108 Pts
4-Core 211
8-Core 232
30% 222 Pts
64-Core 278
19% 278 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 6870
AMD(1002 00D0) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
12% Very poor
Lighting 63.5
Reflection 37.8
Parallax 59.6
17% 53.6 fps
MRender 26
Gravity 44.5
Splatting 43.2
12% 37.9 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 12%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$70
15GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3G37R5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 177 101 31 27 52 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
45.4% Average
Read 217
Write 206
Mixed 178
SusWrite 94.9
39% 174 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 31.1
4K Mixed 22.3
74% 24.2 MB/s
DQ Read 199
DQ Write 152
DQ Mixed 144
116% 165 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 45.4%
Great: 88%
Samsung SP2504C 250GB-$29
233GB free
Firmware: VT100-54
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 68 68 68 57 66 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
36.8% Below average
Read 62.2
Write 71
Mixed 44.7
SusWrite 65.8
45% 60.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
145% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 36.8%
Great: 39%
WD My Book 1235 3TB
1.5TB free, PID 1235
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 25 26 26 26 26 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
16.1% Very poor
Read 29
Write 23
Mixed 24.8
SusWrite 25.4
34% 25.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
102% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 16.1%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5773DH0-CH9 6x2GB
6 of 6 slots used
12GB DIMM 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
45.9% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 16.9
45% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 10.7
SC Mixed 12
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 60.1
66% 60.1 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 52%
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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 9100 Builds (Compare 1,535 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

System: Dell Studio XPS 9100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $161
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