Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
-
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics154% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory7.8 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111017
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 19 '17 at 21:43
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-2600-$310
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
62.4% Good
SC Int 91.2
SC Float 92.1
SC Mixed 91.4
73% 91.6 Pts
QC Int 299
QC Float 303
QC Mixed 300
68% 301 Pts
MC Int 431
MC Float 449
MC Mixed 454
67% 445 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
154% Outstanding
Lighting 440
Reflection 497
Parallax 564
150% 500 fps
MRender 270
Gravity 515
Splatting 282
157% 356 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 154%
Great: 175%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: HP16 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
45.2% Average
Read 72.4
Write 85.5
Mixed 65
56% 74.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.07
4K Write 0.58
4K Mixed 0.12
27% 0.26 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 113%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$50
779GB free
Firmware: JC4A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
61.3% Good
Read 100
Write 113
Mixed 99.3
78% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.48
4K Mixed 0.54
111% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5773CH0-CH9 Micron 16JTF51264AZ-1G4M1 M378B5773CH0-CH9 Micron 16JTF51264AZ-1G4M1 12GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
2048, 4096, 2048, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
47.8% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 14.9
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 14.6
41% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 65.6
61% 65.6 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 51%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8300 Builds (Compare 4,595 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

System: Dell XPS 8300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $414
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $350Nvidia GTX 1070 $400Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $104
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $127Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $103
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X $248Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $68SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $70G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $607SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $78SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback