Dell XPS 8940

Performance Results

Gaming 123%
Desktop 102%
Workstation 131%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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 96.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics128% 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 Drive203% 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.
SystemDell XPS 8940  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0427JK
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210615
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 30 '21 at 16:38
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU9%
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 PC Performing below expectations (28th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-11900K-$540
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Memory 69.5
1-Core 195
2-Core 385
114% 216 Pts
4-Core 661
8-Core 1181
115% 921 Pts
64-Core 1,725
116% 1,725 Pts
Poor: 97%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti-$400
Dell(1028 3971) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
128% Outstanding
Lighting 174
Reflection 170
Parallax 158
140% 167 fps
MRender 183
Gravity 135
Splatting 115
115% 144 fps
Poor: 112%
This bench: 128%
Great: 142%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PM9A1 Samsu 1TB
915GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4029 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 581 670 683 687 687 688 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
203% Outstanding
Read 806
Write 685
Mixed 736
SusWrite 666
163% 723 MB/s
4K Read 69.2
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 94.9
306% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 836
DQ Write 711
DQ Mixed 1,074
723% 874 MB/s
Poor: 192%
This bench: 203%
Great: 366%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378A1G44BB0-CWE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (60th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
62.7% Good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 17.3
62% 21.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 22.3
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 77%

 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 75 27" 1280 720 DEL41FA DELL S2721HS
Typical XPS 8940 Builds (Compare 5,736 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 121%
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 120%

System: Dell XPS 8940

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $690
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