Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics133% 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. How to reduce background CPU.
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 (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-2600-$220
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
73% Very good
Memory 91.1
1-Core 91.4
2-Core 174
72% 119 Pts
4-Core 300
8-Core 420
47% 360 Pts
64-Core 454
30% 454 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 73%
Great: 79%
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 potential (41st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
133% Outstanding
Lighting 440
Reflection 497
Parallax 564
116% 500 fps
MRender 270
Gravity 515
Splatting 282
135% 356 fps
Poor: 112%
This bench: 133%
Great: 148%
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 (3rd 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: 56%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$47
779GB free
Firmware: JC4A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th 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: 31%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 68%
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 (46th 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%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8300 Builds (Compare 6,990 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

System: Dell XPS 8300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $305
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