Dell XPS 17 9700

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics5.64% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive165% 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.
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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemDell XPS 17 9700  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0YK6XT
Memory7.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200520
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJul 07 '21 at 21:28
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10875H
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Memory 76.1
1-Core 145
2-Core 278
92% 166 Pts
4-Core 542
8-Core 967
94% 755 Pts
64-Core 1,220
82% 1,220 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics
Dell(1028 098F) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8853
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
5.64% Terrible
Lighting 6
Reflection 89.2
Parallax 9
5% 34.7 fps
MRender 10.6
Gravity 7.6
Splatting 12
6% 10.1 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.64%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Micron 2200S 512GB
336GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 22001050 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 860 857 792 858 896 860 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
165% Outstanding
Read 1,095
Write 926
Mixed 821
SusWrite 854
208% 924 MB/s
4K Read 37.3
4K Write 58.1
4K Mixed 41.8
141% 45.7 MB/s
DQ Read 789
DQ Write 356
DQ Mixed 822
544% 656 MB/s
Poor: 108%
This bench: 165%
Great: 182%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GS6DJR8N-XN 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
67.2% Good
MC Read 28
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 18.8
68% 23.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 26.9
SC Mixed 23.1
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 88
45% 88 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 99%

 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 7 5 60 31.5" 1280 720 SAM0F94 U32R59x
Typical XPS 17 9700 Builds (Compare 2,259 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

System: Dell XPS 17 9700

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