Dell XPS 17 9700

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 95.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics6.38% 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 Drive184% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
CPU throttled at 84% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
SystemDell XPS 17 9700  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 07DMNN
Memory27.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2400 - 32 Bit farger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200206
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 13 '20 at 22:44
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU0%
CPU Throttled 84%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10750H
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
Memory 93.9
1-Core 140
2-Core 268
96% 168 Pts
4-Core 524
8-Core 837
87% 681 Pts
64-Core 1,020
68% 1,020 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics
Dell(1028 098F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7584
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
6.38% Terrible
Lighting 20.3
Reflection 238
Parallax 27.1
5% 95.2 fps
MRender 26.4
Gravity 20.6
Splatting 35.3
6% 27.4 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.38%
Great: 7%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron 2200S NVMe 1024GB
879GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 22001030 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1104 1195 999 1054 1132 1268 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
184% Outstanding
Read 736
Write 1,250
Mixed 952
SusWrite 1125
231% 1,016 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 71
4K Mixed 46.9
162% 53.4 MB/s
DQ Read 830
DQ Write 780
DQ Mixed 823
612% 811 MB/s
Poor: 118%
This bench: 184%
Great: 211%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A2K43DB1-CWE 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (48th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
90.8% Outstanding
MC Read 34
MC Write 34.1
MC Mixed 27.8
91% 32 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 37
SC Mixed 29.8
83% 28.9 GB/s
Latency 60.1
66% 60.1 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 100%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 17 9700 Builds (Compare 449 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 14%
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System: Dell XPS 17 9700

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