Dell XPS 17 9700

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics67.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive180% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemDell XPS 17 9700  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0P1CHN
Memory55.8 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2400 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20210809
Uptime10.2 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 04:04
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10875H
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
79.3% Very good
Memory 78.2
1-Core 108
2-Core 218
77% 135 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 804
77% 618 Pts
64-Core 1,172
79% 1,172 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 2060 with Max-Q Design
Dell(1028 098F) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 30.0.14.7135
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
67.8% Good
Lighting 87
Reflection 91.4
Parallax 83.6
70% 87.3 fps
MRender 102
Gravity 76.3
Splatting 76.4
65% 85 fps
Poor: 39%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$230
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1083 1113 1108 1060 1129 1128 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
180% Outstanding
Read 840
Write 1,405
Mixed 651
SusWrite 1,104
227% 1,000 MB/s
4K Read 40.4
4K Write 82.9
4K Mixed 54
174% 59.1 MB/s
DQ Read 835
DQ Write 289
DQ Mixed 725
492% 616 MB/s
Poor: 230%
This bench: 180%
Great: 404%
Kxg50pnv2t04 NVMe TOSHIBA 2048GB
2TB free
Firmware: AFDA4105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1288 1178 1175 1229 961 924 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
193% Outstanding
Read 1,186
Write 1,092
Mixed 916
SusWrite 1,126
243% 1,080 MB/s
4K Read 23.3
4K Write 86.9
4K Mixed 45.5
140% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 869
DQ Write 616
DQ Mixed 815
589% 767 MB/s
Poor: 87%
This bench: 193%
Great: 250%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A4G43AB1-CWE 2x31.5GB
2 of 2 slots used
63GB SODIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
83.2% Excellent
MC Read 31
MC Write 33.5
MC Mixed 24.7
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 36.8
SC Mixed 25.3
76% 26.6 GB/s
Latency 83.9
48% 83.9 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 83.2%
Great: 103%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 34: 5R 2G 3B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
34% 12% 84 302 237 60 17" 1920 1200 SHP14D6
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Gaming
Gaming 13%
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Desktop
Desktop 81%
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Workstation
Workstation 13%
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System: Dell XPS 17 9700

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