Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 85.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics61% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive215% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0T2HR0
Memory9.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210906
Uptime9.5 Days
Run DateMay 20 '22 at 21:53
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%
Watch Gameplay: 1650S + 9100F How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i3-9100-$122
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Memory 84.7
1-Core 128
2-Core 254
86% 156 Pts
4-Core 496
8-Core 498
66% 497 Pts
64-Core 494
30% 494 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super)-$295
PNY(196E 1355) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 511.79
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
61% Good
Lighting 79
Reflection 79.3
Parallax 75.3
64% 77.9 fps
MRender 63.5
Gravity 75.9
Splatting 61.5
54% 67 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 61%
Great: 62%
Drive BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Micron 2200S NVMe 512GB
284GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 22001070 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 822 1034 1174 1203 1083 562 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
215% Outstanding
Read 1499
Write 1,287
Mixed 1,148
SusWrite 980
276% 1,228 MB/s
4K Read 45.3
4K Write 86.4
4K Mixed 57.6
188% 63.1 MB/s
DQ Read 823
DQ Write 841
DQ Mixed 854
636% 839 MB/s
Poor: 101%
This bench: 215%
Great: 215%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Unknown HMA81GU6JJR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
78.4% Very good
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 30.8
MC Mixed 24.3
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 29.6
SC Mixed 24.2
67% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 72.3
55% 72.3 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.4%
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 6,500 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $295
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