Dell XPS 17 9700

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 140%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 134%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 87.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics161% 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 Drive202% 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 00H2JR
Memory21.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2400 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2400 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201015
Uptime0.6 Days
Run DateDec 15 '20 at 02:47
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
Watch Gameplay: 2080-Ti + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10875H
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Memory 80.9
1-Core 135
2-Core 278
91% 165 Pts
4-Core 503
8-Core 834
85% 668 Pts
64-Core 1,138
76% 1,138 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 96%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
EVGA(3842 2383) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2175 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 460.79
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
161% Outstanding
Lighting 189
Reflection 186
Parallax 236
153% 204 fps
MRender 217
Gravity 211
Splatting 160
171% 196 fps
Poor: 131%
This bench: 161%
Great: 197%
Intel UHD Graphics
Dell(1028 098F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8853
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
5.66% Terrible
Lighting 5.8
Reflection 148
Parallax 8.5
5% 53.9 fps
MRender 11.6
Gravity 7.8
Splatting 11.1
7% 10.2 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.66%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PC SN730 NVMe WDC 1024GB
814GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11121012 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1250 1284 1333 1308 1301 1300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
202% Outstanding
Read 1,014
Write 1,434
Mixed 1,268
SusWrite 1,296
284% 1,253 MB/s
4K Read 36.7
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 55.1
180% 64.5 MB/s
DQ Read 831
DQ Write 325
DQ Mixed 722
496% 626 MB/s
Poor: 145%
This bench: 202%
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 (42nd percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
87.5% Excellent
MC Read 32.5
MC Write 34.9
MC Mixed 26.6
90% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 37.7
SC Mixed 26.5
79% 27.5 GB/s
Latency 78.8
51% 78.8 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 87.5%
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 2,084 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: Dell XPS 17 9700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11600K $270Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11400F $260Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
Intel Core i7-11700K $379Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $183
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $31Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback