Dell XPS 15 9520

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (23rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 77 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 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 68.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics50.1% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive181% 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.
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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 89% 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 15 9520  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0YD3W1
Memory25.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 4.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20220420
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 22 '22 at 19:03
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
CPU Throttled 89%

 PC Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-12700H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 14 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
68.9% Good
Memory 60.4
1-Core 103
2-Core 207
69% 124 Pts
4-Core 415
8-Core 721
71% 568 Pts
64-Core 1,242
83% 1,242 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3050-Ti (Laptop)
Dell(1028 0B19) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 30.0.15.1272
Performing below potential (24th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
50.1% Above average
Lighting 66.7
Reflection 70.6
Parallax 61.3
54% 66.2 fps
MRender 63.9
Gravity 55.1
Splatting 54.7
46% 57.9 fps
Poor: 37%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 71%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme KXG70ZNV1T02 KIOXIA 1024GB
893GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10804105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1324 1254 1339 1302 1428 1703 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
181% Outstanding
Read 722
Write 930
Mixed 626
SusWrite 1,391
208% 917 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 85.7
4K Mixed 43.3
148% 53.3 MB/s
DQ Read 658
DQ Write 283
DQ Mixed 562
392% 501 MB/s
Poor: 216%
This bench: 181%
Great: 465%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMCG78MEBSA095N 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM 22h clocked @ 4800 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
140% Outstanding
MC Read 59.3
MC Write 58
MC Mixed 52.4
162% 56.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 26.7
SC Mixed 23.1
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 126
32% 126 ns
Poor: 111%
This bench: 140%
Great: 150%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 56: 6R 6G 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
56% 56% 36 194 93 60 15.6" 1536 960 LGD06B3
Typical XPS 15 9520 Builds (Compare 459 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

System: Dell XPS 15 9520

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