Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (23rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 77 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 70.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics112% 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 Drive84.7% 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.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors, 1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111017
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 11 '20 at 20:44
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-2600-$241
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Memory 84.3
1-Core 93
2-Core 177
71% 118 Pts
4-Core 309
8-Core 442
49% 376 Pts
64-Core 452
30% 452 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
112% Outstanding
Lighting 135
Reflection 160
Parallax 145
109% 147 fps
MRender 106
Gravity 151
Splatting 106
116% 121 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 112%
Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk S3512G 512GB
95GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X6104000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 395 254 181 167 134 154 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
84.7% Excellent
Read 470
Write 449
Mixed 302
SusWrite 214
80% 359 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 54.5
4K Mixed 36.7
120% 40 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 316
DQ Mixed 251
215% 316 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 84.7%
Great: 120%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$90
519GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 102 101 100 101 101 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
58.7% Above average
Read 102
Write 99.8
Mixed 27.8
SusWrite 101
60% 82.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 2
363% 2.7 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 111%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB-$99
136GB free
Firmware: CC4G
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 70 71 70 71 71 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
40% Average
Read 69
Write 69
Mixed 43.5
SusWrite 70.5
46% 63 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
91% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 40%
Great: 70%
WD easystore 25FB 4TB
1.5TB free, PID 25fb
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 131 130 130 129 129 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
54.1% Above average
Read 119
Write 125
Mixed 73.8
SusWrite 130
152% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
130% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMX8GX3M2A2000C9 CMX4GX3M1A1333C9 CMX8GX3M2A2000C9 CMX4GX3M1A1333C9 16GB
1066, 1066, 1066, 1066 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
39.2% Below average
MC Read 13
MC Write 13.3
MC Mixed 12.1
37% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 11.5
SC Write 14.6
SC Mixed 13.3
38% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 73
55% 73 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 45%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8300 Builds (Compare 3,511 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

System: Dell XPS 8300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $466
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