Dell XPS 15 9550

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics5.77% 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 Drive276% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
2 month ago, 2 month ago.
SystemDell XPS 15 9550  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0N7TVV
Memory2.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171211
Uptime29.4 Days
Run DateJul 24 '20 at 18:28
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
71.2% Very good
Memory 81.9
1-Core 91.8
2-Core 183
70% 119 Pts
4-Core 326
8-Core 503
53% 415 Pts
64-Core 498
33% 498 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Mobile Skylake)
Dell(1028 06E4) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7263
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
5.77% Terrible
Lighting 20.8
Reflection 44.5
Parallax 23.6
6% 29.6 fps
MRender 21.2
Gravity 19.3
Splatting 32.7
6% 24.4 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.77%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$168
421GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1249 1138 1149 1133 1122 1106 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
276% Outstanding
Read 2,260
Write 2,050
Mixed 1,526
SusWrite 1,149
391% 1,746 MB/s
4K Read 46.2
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 74.9
242% 88.1 MB/s
DQ Read 929
DQ Write 869
DQ Mixed 902
676% 900 MB/s
Poor: 241%
This bench: 276%
Great: 353%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8ATF51264HZ-2G1B1 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
69.7% Good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 20.5
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 21.7
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 77
52% 77 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 74%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 15 9550 Builds (Compare 1,438 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk

System: Dell XPS 15 9550

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