Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 91.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics86.7% 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 Drive228% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
12 days ago, 12 days ago.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0H0P0M
Memory4.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190314
Uptime16.3 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 06:29
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
Memory 88.5
1-Core 132
2-Core 260
91% 160 Pts
4-Core 512
8-Core 785
83% 649 Pts
64-Core 1,009
68% 1,009 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$320
Dell(1028 3759) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 442.23
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
86.7% Excellent
Lighting 339
Reflection 289
Parallax 335
89% 321 fps
MRender 287
Gravity 298
Splatting 188
87% 258 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg60znv256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB
107GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1446 464 387 375 387 386 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
228% Outstanding
Read 1,883
Write 518
Mixed 1,234
SusWrite 574
232% 1,052 MB/s
4K Read 51.5
4K Write 143
4K Mixed 71.8
246% 88.7 MB/s
DQ Read 965
DQ Write 887
DQ Mixed 745
608% 866 MB/s
Poor: 125%
This bench: 228%
Great: 244%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC28
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 198 197 199 198 196 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 189
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 197
120% 165 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 112%
Great: 113%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
25GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 123 142 119 119 132 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
59.3% Above average
Read 81
Write 71.9
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 125
56% 76.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 1.2
253% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 110%
Seagate ST32000641AS 2TB-$97
30GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 99 100 98 91 100 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
63.9% Good
Read 126
Write 121
Mixed 59.6
SusWrite 96.9
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 1
176% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 63.9%
Great: 75%
WD My Passport 0827 3TB
996GB free, PID 0827
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 82 86 87 86 83 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
35.4% Below average
Read 79.4
Write 80.2
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 84.6
112% 81.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
88% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 48%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GU6JJR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
79.2% Very good
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 30.1
MC Mixed 22.8
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 27.5
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 35%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $495
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