Dell XPS 8300

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics55.2% 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 Drive80% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8300  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0Y2MRG
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111017
Uptime2.3 Days
Run DateNov 23 '17 at 22:50
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-2600-$216
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
74.3% Very good
Memory 92.4
1-Core 96.7
2-Core 180
75% 123 Pts
4-Core 304
8-Core 463
49% 384 Pts
64-Core 475
32% 475 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$395
Dell(1028 1131) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1582 MHz, MLim: 1875 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
55.2% Above average
Lighting 208
Reflection 196
Parallax 229
55% 211 fps
MRender 162
Gravity 196
Splatting 139
56% 166 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
116GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
80% Excellent
Read 505
Write 414
Mixed 422
100% 447 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 73.7
4K Mixed 19.1
110% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 35.9
DQ Write 74.6
DQ Mixed 18.8
25% 43.1 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 80%
Great: 123%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC24 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 219
Write 172
Mixed 158
137% 183 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.29
84% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 112%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 16JTF51264AZ-1G4D1 BLE4G3D1869DE1TX0. 16JTF51264AZ-1G4D1 BLE4G3D1869DE1TX0. 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
50.1% Above average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 17.3
MC Mixed 15.3
48% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 17.1
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 63.4
63% 63.4 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 49%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8300 Builds (Compare 7,013 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

System: Dell XPS 8300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $301
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