Dell XPS 8940

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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.
Graphics88.8% 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 Drive76.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemDell XPS 8940  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0KV3RP
Memory27.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210401
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 05 '21 at 18:21
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$380
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
Memory 92.1
1-Core 143
2-Core 284
98% 173 Pts
4-Core 571
8-Core 1,122
104% 846 Pts
64-Core 1,490
100% 1,490 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
Asus(1043 8735) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.47
Performing below potential (59th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
88.8% Excellent
Lighting 116
Reflection 127
Parallax 110
93% 118 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 97.5
Splatting 94.1
84% 109 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 95%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 870 QVO 4TB-$379
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 154 160 161 161 159 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
76.1% Very good
Read 497
Write 159
Mixed 176
SusWrite 158
54% 248 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 87
4K Mixed 29.2
114% 45.4 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 156
DQ Mixed 162
147% 231 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 129%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown NMUD480E82-3200E 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (55th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
92% Outstanding
MC Read 34.2
MC Write 34.6
MC Mixed 28.2
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 42.8
SC Mixed 29.2
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
Poor: 84%
This bench: 92%
Great: 94%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8940 Builds (Compare 5,661 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 122%
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Desktop
Desktop 95%
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Workstation
Workstation 121%
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System: Dell XPS 8940

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $780
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