Dell XPS 15 9530

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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 40.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics1.08% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive72.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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.
Very high background CPU (51%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemDell XPS 15 9530  (all builds)
MotherboardDell XPS 15 9530
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3200 x 1800 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140716
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '20 at 07:07
Run Duration112 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU 51%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4712HQ
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
40.1% Average
1-Core 64
2-Core 126
45% 95.2 Pts
4-Core 208
8-Core 347
35% 278 Pts
64-Core 352
24% 352 Pts
Poor: 15%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Mobile 1.15 GHz)
Dell(1028 05FE) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.5063
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
1.08% Terrible
Lighting 4.3
Reflection 6.4
Parallax 7.6
1% 6.1 fps
MRender 7.5
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 6.4
1% 5.47 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.08%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow KC300 240GB-$115
137GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 524ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 203 204 210 189 206 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
72.7% Very good
Read 383
Write 256
Mixed 281
SusWrite 204
63% 281 MB/s
4K Read 24.7
4K Write 53.2
4K Mixed 33
108% 37 MB/s
DQ Read 277
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 268
196% 256 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GS6BFR8A-PB 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
53.9% Above average
MC Read 21
MC Write 19.9
MC Mixed 16.9
55% 19.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.1
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 16.9
41% 14.4 GB/s
Latency 81.7
49% 81.7 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 15 9530 Builds (Compare 1,197 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

System: Dell XPS 15 9530

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