Dell XPS 8940

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics91.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive104% 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.
SystemDell XPS 8940  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0KV3RP
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210122
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateApr 21 '21 at 01:03
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10700-$274
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
Memory 93.1
1-Core 143
2-Core 284
98% 173 Pts
4-Core 566
8-Core 1,127
104% 846 Pts
64-Core 1,538
103% 1,538 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
Dell(1028 3759) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 457.51
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
Lighting 118
Reflection 110
Parallax 112
95% 113 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 104
Splatting 95.8
88% 112 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 95%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pm991 NVMe Samsung 512GB
242GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 25307039 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 162 154 152 147 151 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 960
Write 225
Mixed 265
SusWrite 157
87% 402 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 98.2
4K Mixed 34.6
142% 54.4 MB/s
DQ Read 464
DQ Write 131
DQ Mixed 237
190% 277 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 104%
Great: 197%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$30
931GB free
Firmware: 13057113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 189 189 187 190 180 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 192
Write 178
Mixed 104
SusWrite 187
121% 165 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.1
230% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 109%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GU6DJR8N-XN 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (79th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
85% Excellent
MC Read 33.6
MC Write 31.4
MC Mixed 23.6
84% 29.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 40.5
SC Mixed 26.3
82% 28.6 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 85%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8940 Builds (Compare 3,248 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
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Desktop
Desktop 97%
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Workstation
Workstation 75%
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System: Dell XPS 8940

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $554
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