Dell XPS 8950

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 110%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics61.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive418% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 95% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
SystemDell XPS 8950  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 09D2HH
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 4.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20211123
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 05:38
Run Duration197 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
CPU Throttled 95%
Watch Gameplay: 1650S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-12700K-$399
U3E1, 1 CPU, 12 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Memory 75.8
1-Core 195
2-Core 393
117% 221 Pts
4-Core 774
8-Core 1,448
138% 1,111 Pts
64-Core 2,487
167% 2,487 Pts
Poor: 104%
This bench: 110%
Great: 121%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super)-$340
Dell(1028 1365) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 471.41
Performing below potential (79th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
61.1% Good
Lighting 78.3
Reflection 77.7
Parallax 74.4
63% 76.8 fps
MRender 64
Gravity 74.1
Splatting 60.2
58% 66.1 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 63%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PM9A1 Samsung 1024GB
880GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 36307229 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3764 3840 3469 1688 1690 1711 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
418% Outstanding
Read 2,652
Write 3,645
Mixed 2,356
SusWrite 2,694
642% 2,837 MB/s
4K Read 75.4
4K Write 189
4K Mixed 85
323% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 1,352
DQ Write 831
DQ Mixed 1268
897% 1,150 MB/s
Poor: 182%
This bench: 418%
Great: 485%
Seagate BUP Portable 5TB
4.5TB free
Firmware: 1707
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 136 133 134 130 134 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
69.4% Good
Read 107
Write 131
Mixed 77.5
SusWrite 134
83% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.8
205% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CG78MEBUA081N 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM 22h 4800 MHz clocked @ 4400 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73.5% Very good
MC Read 27.9
MC Write 27.2
MC Mixed 25.6
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 19.7
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 88.7
45% 88.7 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 81%

 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 8 6 60 21.5" 1280 720 ACR06F8 QG221Q
Typical XPS 8950 Builds (Compare 1,400 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 144%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 110%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 161%
UFO

System: Dell XPS 8950

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $815
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