Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 139%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 115%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 95.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics73.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive312% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
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
Memory58.7 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190827
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJan 10 '20 at 00:48
Run Duration199 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700-$340
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
95.6% Outstanding
1-Core 139
2-Core 281
98% 210 Pts
4-Core 535
8-Core 1,069
99% 802 Pts
64-Core 1,058
71% 1,058 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 95.6%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$275
Dell(1028 375D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
73.7% Very good
Lighting 292
Reflection 234
Parallax 288
77% 271 fps
MRender 221
Gravity 260
Splatting 179
74% 220 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pm981a NVMe Samsung 512GB
385GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 15302129 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1271 1245 827 825 811 820 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
312% Outstanding
Read 2,637
Write 2,366
Mixed 1,787
SusWrite 966
433% 1,939 MB/s
4K Read 69.8
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 89.8
297% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1,488
DQ Write 1,001
DQ Mixed 1,186
901% 1,225 MB/s
Poor: 156%
This bench: 312%
Great: 313%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$50
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 218 219 218 217 218 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 53% Great: 111%
WD My Book 1130 2TB
795GB free, PID 1130
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 96 97 97 97 96 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
39.7% Below average
Read 89.8
Write 86
Mixed 69.8
SusWrite 95.9
116% 85.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
85% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 39.7%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA82GU6JJR8N-VK 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
MC Read 33.1
MC Write 36.2
MC Mixed 30.2
95% 33.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 37.5
SC Mixed 28.7
81% 28.5 GB/s
Latency 79.2
50% 79.2 ns
Poor: 84%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 92%
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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 8,058 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $570
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