Dell XPS 8940

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 149%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 159%
UFO
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 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 101%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics149% 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 Drive157% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemDell XPS 8940  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0427JK
Memory25.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210301
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateJun 23 '21 at 21:27
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%
Watch Gameplay: 3070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 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 i7-11700K-$380
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Memory 72.5
1-Core 183
2-Core 374
111% 210 Pts
4-Core 696
8-Core 1,312
125% 1,004 Pts
64-Core 1,716
115% 1,716 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 101%
Great: 116%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-$500
Dell(1028 3907) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.37
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
149% Outstanding
Lighting 209
Reflection 204
Parallax 207
169% 207 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 150
Splatting 132
127% 160 fps
Poor: 130%
This bench: 149%
Great: 166%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Micron 2300 1024GB
657GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 23000020 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 438 452 458 463 458 457 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
157% Outstanding
Read 586
Write 712
Mixed 601
SusWrite 454
133% 588 MB/s
4K Read 52
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 69.3
224% 76 MB/s
DQ Read 845
DQ Write 749
DQ Mixed 849
622% 814 MB/s
Poor: 131%
This bench: 157%
Great: 319%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$53
2TB free
Firmware: 1003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 139 137 135 137 139 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 48% Great: 108%
WD Elements 25A3 8TB
5TB free, PID 25a3
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 107 111 110 112 111 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
55.9% Above average
Read 111
Write 101
Mixed 71.7
SusWrite 110
132% 98.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 1.2
218% 2.67 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 55.9%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMAA2GU6AJR8N-XN 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (45th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
80.7% Excellent
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 22.2
83% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.6
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 24.3
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 95.8
42% 95.8 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 60 34.1" 1280 720 DELA0DF DELL U3417W
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Gaming
Gaming 74%
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Desktop
Desktop 96%
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Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

System: Dell XPS 8940

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $570
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