Dell XPS 15 9500

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (19th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 81 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 65.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics7.87% 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 Drive147% 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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
12 days ago, 12 days ago.
SystemDell XPS 15 9500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 05XYW7
Memory25.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2400 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200814
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 19:57
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing way below expectations (19th 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 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
65.6% Good
Memory 73
1-Core 91
2-Core 176
66% 113 Pts
4-Core 314
8-Core 530
53% 422 Pts
64-Core 672
45% 672 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics
Dell(1028 097D) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8280
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
7.87% Terrible
Lighting 6.97
Reflection 48
Parallax 8.66
8% 21.2 fps
MRender 12.7
Gravity 7.4
Splatting 16.3
8% 12.1 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.87%
Great: 11%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PC SN730 NVMe WDC 1024GB
712GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11121012 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 885 919 872 905 914 898 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
147% Outstanding
Read 1015
Write 984
Mixed 1,029
SusWrite 899
221% 982 MB/s
4K Read 33.2
4K Write 41.7
4K Mixed 36.9
120% 37.3 MB/s
DQ Read 575
DQ Write 78.1
DQ Mixed 149
154% 267 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 147%
Great: 302%
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$95
730GB free
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 858 857 787 784 808 797 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
141% Outstanding
Read 940
Write 981
Mixed 861
SusWrite 815
203% 899 MB/s
4K Read 34.4
4K Write 41.4
4K Mixed 37.4
122% 37.7 MB/s
DQ Read 618
DQ Write 71.4
DQ Mixed 133
151% 274 MB/s
Poor: 189%
This bench: 141%
Great: 271%
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 (25th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
85.2% Excellent
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 35.2
MC Mixed 27.1
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 23.2
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 94.7
42% 94.7 ns
Poor: 76%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 95%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 15 9500 Builds (Compare 2,161 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 15%
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System: Dell XPS 15 9500

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