Dell XPS 8900

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics80.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive94.5% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell XPS 8900  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0XJ8C4
Memory29.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160120
Uptime9.9 Days
Run DateFeb 02 '17 at 01:46
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700K-$280
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
80.2% Excellent
1-Core 124
2-Core 237
85% 180 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 673
71% 553 Pts
64-Core 670
45% 670 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 80.2%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$480
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 376.33
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Lighting 332
Reflection 297
Parallax 318
87% 316 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 297
Splatting 202
81% 233 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SK hynix SC300 M.2 2280 256GB
99GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20100P00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 371
Mixed 430
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 94
4K Mixed 23.7
121% 48.3 MB/s
DQ Read 368
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 45.5
115% 244 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 95%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$69
1TB free
Firmware: MX4OABX0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 159
Mixed 158
123% 163 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.17
84% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A1G43DB0-CPB 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
74.5% Very good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 23.4
74% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 30.3
SC Mixed 25.3
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 73.8
54% 73.8 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 114%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8900 Builds (Compare 5,148 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

System: Dell XPS 8900

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $474
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