Dell XPS 17 9700

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (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 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 91.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics109% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive198% 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.
SystemDell XPS 17 9700  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0MDFDR
Memory20.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2400 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200520
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 21 '20 at 03:32
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU9%
Watch Gameplay: 2080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 (87th percentile)
91.7% Outstanding
Memory 88.3
1-Core 135
2-Core 259
92% 161 Pts
4-Core 511
8-Core 848
86% 679 Pts
64-Core 1,011
68% 1,011 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 91.7%
Great: 95%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$790
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
109% Outstanding
Lighting 140
Reflection 141
Parallax 150
113% 144 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 127
Splatting 94.7
104% 121 fps
Poor: 110%
This bench: 109%
Great: 141%
Intel UHD Graphics
Dell(1028 098F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7870
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
5.83% Terrible
Lighting 6.63
Reflection 11.4
Parallax 8.22
5% 8.75 fps
MRender 12
Gravity 7.03
Splatting 15.5
6% 11.5 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.83%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PC SN730 NVMe WDC 1024GB
721GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11121012 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1248 1295 1231 1329 1355 1328 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
198% Outstanding
Read 966
Write 1,402
Mixed 1,184
SusWrite 1,298
275% 1,213 MB/s
4K Read 38.6
4K Write 98.5
4K Mixed 52.9
178% 63.3 MB/s
DQ Read 825
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 751
507% 628 MB/s
Poor: 145%
This bench: 198%
Great: 331%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA82GS6DJR8N-XN 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (93rd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
94.6% Outstanding
MC Read 35.2
MC Write 37.6
MC Mixed 29.3
97% 34 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 38.9
SC Mixed 28.4
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 69.2
58% 69.2 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 95%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 17 9700 Builds (Compare 2,044 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: Dell XPS 17 9700

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