Dell XPS 8700

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics9.96% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemDell XPS 8700  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0KWVT8
Memory3.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190531
Uptime2 Days
Run DateNov 25 '21 at 20:11
Run Duration185 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (58th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4770-$149
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
79.6% Very good
Memory 92.8
1-Core 110
2-Core 195
80% 132 Pts
4-Core 359
8-Core 586
60% 472 Pts
64-Core 585
39% 585 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 645
Nvidia(10DE 1029) 1GB
CLim: 823 MHz, MLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
9.96% Terrible
Lighting 10.9
Reflection 12.6
Parallax 14.1
9% 12.5 fps
MRender 14.6
Gravity 13.9
Splatting 11.5
11% 13.3 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 9.96%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$30
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 46 68 76 68 87 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
54.1% Above average
Read 119
Write 125
Mixed 73.7
SusWrite 69.3
71% 96.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
165% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 54.1%
Great: 112%
WD My Passport 0827 2TB
110GB free, PID 0827
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 40 39 40 40 40 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
20.1% Poor
Read 37.9
Write 33.9
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 39.8
47% 35 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
94% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 20.1%
Great: 44%
Samsung Flash Drive FIT 128GB
102GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 38 39 42 38 39 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Read 289
Write 41.8
Mixed 82.5
SusWrite 39.8
114% 113 MB/s
4K Read 13.5
4K Write 10.3
4K Mixed 10.5
758% 11.4 MB/s
DQ Read 17.6
DQ Write 14.4
DQ Mixed 11.8
956% 14.6 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 117%
WD Game Drive 5TB
1TB free, PID 262f
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 92 90 92 91 90 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
59.6% Above average
Read 96.7
Write 83.7
Mixed 62
SusWrite 91
111% 83.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 8.3
4K Mixed 0.6
307% 3.33 MB/s
DQ Read 0.3
DQ Write 10.6
DQ Mixed 0.7
385% 3.87 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5173QH0-CK0 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
57.3% Above average
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 20.2
MC Mixed 16.7
56% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 18
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 59%

 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 9 7 60 23.8" 1280 720 HPN3499 HP VH240a
Typical XPS 8700 Builds (Compare 10,666 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

System: Dell XPS 8700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $395
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