Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 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 69.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics137% 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 Drive58.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory10.4 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111017
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '17 at 18:50
Run Duration88 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th 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-$204
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
69.6% Good
Memory 90.3
1-Core 86.4
2-Core 154
68% 110 Pts
4-Core 265
8-Core 437
44% 351 Pts
64-Core 468
31% 468 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$693
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing below potential (63rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
137% Outstanding
Lighting 508
Reflection 525
Parallax 634
133% 556 fps
MRender 273
Gravity 529
Splatting 288
138% 364 fps
Poor: 105%
This bench: 137%
Great: 147%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme 240GB-$64
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R112 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
58.5% Above average
Read 506
Write 210
Mixed 284
73% 333 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 44.4
4K Mixed 10.4
72% 25.9 MB/s
DQ Read 29.1
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 74.1
67% 96.7 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5173QH0-CK0 M378B5773DH0-CK0 M378B5173QH0-CK0 M378B5773DH0-CK0 12GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 2048, 4096, 2048 MB
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
46% Average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 16.5
MC Mixed 14.5
44% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 13.5
38% 13.3 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 46%
Great: 58%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8300 Builds (Compare 1,389 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: 52% - Above average Total price: $499
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