Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 78.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics74.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive151% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171006
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '21 at 14:41
Run Duration180 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700-$312
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
78.7% Very good
Memory 80.9
1-Core 99.6
2-Core 219
76% 133 Pts
4-Core 412
8-Core 659
68% 536 Pts
64-Core 760
51% 760 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 95%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630 (Desktop Coffee Lake i5 i7)
Dell(1028 0859) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.8854
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
6.56% Terrible
Lighting 8.1
Reflection 10.3
Parallax 10.1
6% 9.5 fps
MRender 10.7
Gravity 7.8
Splatting 0.1
7% 6.2 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.56%
Great: 6%
Nvidia GTX 1070-$138
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.51
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
74.8% Very good
Lighting 93.2
Reflection 103
Parallax 95.1
75% 97 fps
MRender 91.2
Gravity 91.9
Splatting 91.1
74% 91.4 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba XG5 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$50
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AADA4102 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 208 212 188 188 178 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
151% Outstanding
Read 1,719
Write 345
Mixed 399
SusWrite 210
144% 668 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 46.4
169% 64.3 MB/s
DQ Read 416
DQ Write 346
DQ Mixed 304
249% 356 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 151%
Great: 187%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$80
1TB free
Firmware: MX4OAC70
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 166 169 168 167 167 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 164
Mixed 28.1
SusWrite 168
95% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
156% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378A1K43CB2-CTD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
72.6% Very good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 29.9
MC Mixed 22.5
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 26
SC Mixed 20.4
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 78.9
51% 78.9 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.6%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 8,253 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $517
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