Dell Studio XPS 9100

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 60.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics65.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive23.6% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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.
SystemDell Studio XPS 9100  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 05DN3X
Memory8.9 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20101021
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 08 '20 at 03:56
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7 X 990-$499
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.45 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
60.4% Good
1-Core 85.5
2-Core 174
61% 130 Pts
4-Core 346
8-Core 571
58% 459 Pts
64-Core 659
44% 659 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
EVGA(3842 2986) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1544 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
65.7% Good
Lighting 260
Reflection 231
Parallax 246
68% 246 fps
MRender 171
Gravity 240
Splatting 156
66% 189 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 120GB-$30
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 226 134 31 47 54 47 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
23.6% Poor
Read 214
Write 226
Mixed 23.7
SusWrite 89.7
31% 138 MB/s
4K Read 10.9
4K Write 11.9
4K Mixed 1
24% 7.93 MB/s
DQ Read 122
DQ Write 17.6
DQ Mixed 40.1
37% 59.7 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 23.6%
Great: 91%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA662 500GB
464GB free
Firmware: JP2OA41A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 136 135 136 136 136 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
76.2% Very good
Read 130
Write 132
Mixed 64
SusWrite 135
84% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HP497157-D88-ELFWG OCZ3G1600LV2G HP497157-B88-ELDWG OCZ3G1600LV2G HP497157-B88-ELDWG OCZ3G1600LV2G 12GB
1333, 1066, 1333, 1066, 1333, 1066 MHz
2048, 2048, 2048, 2048, 2048, 2048 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
46.1% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 14.4
44% 15.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 12.6
SC Mixed 13.3
37% 13 GB/s
Latency 57.3
70% 57.3 ns
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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 1,489 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: 47% - Average Total price: $151
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