Dell XPS 8940

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 96.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics87.8% 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 Drive197% 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.
Memory48GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 48GB 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
SystemDell XPS 8940  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0KV3RP
Memory38.7 GB free of 48 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210615
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 13 '21 at 08:09
Run Duration182 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10900-$420
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Memory 87
1-Core 142
2-Core 269
94% 166 Pts
4-Core 571
8-Core 1,113
104% 842 Pts
64-Core 1,866
125% 1,866 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$390
Dell(1028 3759) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.79
Performing below potential (48th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
87.8% Excellent
Lighting 112
Reflection 106
Parallax 108
90% 109 fps
MRender 135
Gravity 99.8
Splatting 91.3
85% 109 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 96%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme KBG40ZNS256G KIOXIA 256GB
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10410105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1042 799 382 393 406 408 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
197% Outstanding
Read 1,471
Write 1,355
Mixed 1,194
SusWrite 572
257% 1,148 MB/s
4K Read 50.4
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 66.6
227% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 841
DQ Write 649
DQ Mixed 628
502% 706 MB/s
Poor: 105%
This bench: 197%
Great: 226%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
931GB free
Firmware: 1001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 200 196 192 196 198 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 203
Write 180
Mixed 77.4
SusWrite 196
120% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 114%
Great: 114%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$72
30GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 207 208 208 207 207 205 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 241
Write 199
Mixed 85.6
SusWrite 207
238% 183 MB/s
4K Read 10.8
4K Write 9.3
4K Mixed 7.3
605% 9.13 MB/s
DQ Read 12.5
DQ Write 8.8
DQ Mixed 9
652% 10.1 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 111%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT16G4DFD832A.C16FN 859B0000802C CT16G4DFD832A.C16FN 80AD000080AD HMAA2GU6AJR8N-XN 48GB
3200, 3200, 3200 MHz
16384, 16384, 16384 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
52.4% Above average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 17.3
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 19.9
52% 18 GB/s
Latency 70.4
57% 70.4 ns

 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% 8 26 6 60 32" 1280 720 RCA0505 ONA19AV901
Typical XPS 8940 Builds (Compare 6,352 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 122%
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Desktop
Desktop 96%
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Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

System: Dell XPS 8940

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $784
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