Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics103% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory17.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210906
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 01:19
Run Duration178 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%
Watch Gameplay: 1080 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Memory 83.8
1-Core 127
2-Core 234
85% 148 Pts
4-Core 419
8-Core 706
71% 562 Pts
64-Core 996
67% 996 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.49
Performing below potential (39th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
103% Outstanding
Lighting 125
Reflection 138
Parallax 126
101% 130 fps
MRender 114
Gravity 134
Splatting 116
105% 121 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 103%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ssdpekkf512g8 NVMe INTEL 512GB
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: D05N Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,272
Write 1,139
Mixed 1,145
333% 1,519 MB/s
4K Read 59.5
4K Write 73.7
4K Mixed 58.9
205% 64 MB/s
DQ Read 972
DQ Write 95.2
DQ Mixed 858
544% 641 MB/s
Poor: 100% Great: 262%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1TB free
Firmware: CC28
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 174 175 178 177 177 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 172
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 176
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378A1K43CB2-CTD 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
83.2% Excellent
MC Read 30.8
MC Write 34
MC Mixed 26.4
87% 30.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 29.7
SC Mixed 22.4
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 73.9
54% 73.9 ns
Poor: 78%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 90%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 54: 8R 2G 8B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
54% 38% 48 270 195 60 22" 1680 1050 DEL403C DELL 2208WFP
History: Score 35: 4R 3G 6B | Score 54: 8R 2G 8B
Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 8,245 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

System: Dell XPS 8930

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