Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 71.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics1.7% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive88.9% 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.
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.
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory2.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111017
Uptime21.2 Days
Run DateApr 02 '21 at 15:33
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User CHL-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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-$240
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
71.9% Very good
Memory 89.3
1-Core 98.1
2-Core 171
73% 119 Pts
4-Core 295
8-Core 465
48% 380 Pts
64-Core 463
31% 463 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6450
Device(1B0A 909D) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
1.7% Terrible
Lighting 2.2
Reflection 2.9
Parallax 2
2% 2.37 fps
MRender 2
Gravity 2
Splatting 2
2% 2 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.7%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$100
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 335 179 164 170 165 179 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Read 460
Write 441
Mixed 358
SusWrite 199
82% 364 MB/s
4K Read 31.4
4K Write 64
4K Mixed 41.2
134% 45.5 MB/s
DQ Read 387
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 367
276% 368 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 124%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 2TB-$75
241GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 124 121 123 123 123 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
76.6% Very good
Read 143
Write 115
Mixed 26.4
SusWrite 123
74% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 1.9
357% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 111%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$100
254GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 0 0 54 74 74 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
14.7% Very poor
Read 13.9
Write 84.5
Mixed 37.1
SusWrite 36.6
32% 43 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 14.7%
Great: 67%
WD My Book 1230 3TB
1TB free, PID 1230
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 19 20 20 20 20 20 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
14.2% Very poor
Read 31.6
Write 24.1
Mixed 23.6
SusWrite 19.6
32% 24.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
88% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 14.2%
Great: 59%
WD Elements 25A3 4TB
1.5TB free, PID 25a3
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 20 20 20 20 20 20 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
16.4% Very poor
Read 30.9
Write 24.4
Mixed 24.6
SusWrite 19.7
33% 24.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
119% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 16.4%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8JTF25664AZ-1G4D1 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
48.3% Average
MC Read 16.3
MC Write 17
MC Mixed 15.1
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 17.5
SC Mixed 15.9
45% 15.8 GB/s
Latency 68.1
59% 68.1 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 48.3%
Great: 52%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8300 Builds (Compare 3,395 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: 58% - Above average Total price: $470
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