Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics4.99% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0T2HR0
Memory2.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200701
Uptime22.4 Days
Run DateJan 07 '21 at 01:27
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User MEX-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9400-$210
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
81.5% Excellent
Memory 86.5
1-Core 115
2-Core 222
82% 141 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 492
62% 462 Pts
64-Core 591
40% 591 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Dell(1028 0859) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7263
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
4.99% Terrible
Lighting 6
Reflection 7.1
Parallax 6.7
5% 6.6 fps
MRender 7.1
Gravity 6.2
Splatting 10.4
5% 7.9 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.99%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+932GBHDD 1TB
825GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 17.5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 87 51 28 156 162 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 39% Great: 96%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 16GB
10GB free, PID 6545
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.9 3.7 3.6 3.7 3.6 3.7 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
5.41% Terrible
Read 21
Write 17.5
Mixed 6.7
SusWrite 3.7
15% 12.2 MB/s
4K Read 6.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
24% 2.2 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.41%
Great: 6%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
34.4% Below average
MC Read 14.4
MC Write 11
MC Mixed 9.5
33% 11.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 5.9
SC Mixed 8.7
24% 8.37 GB/s
Latency 70.9
56% 70.9 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 34.4%
Great: 48%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 7,564 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $517
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