Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics121% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory7.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20210906
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 03 '24 at 18:54
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-8700-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Memory 88.9
1-Core 110
2-Core 238
82% 146 Pts
4-Core 451
8-Core 796
75% 624 Pts
64-Core 996
62% 996 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 4060-$300
CLim: 3105 MHz, MLim: 4250 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 551.86
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
121% Outstanding
Lighting 163
Reflection 113
Parallax 151
133% 142 fps
MRender 186
Gravity 130
Splatting 107
111% 141 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 121%
Great: 127%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Pc401 NVMe SK hynix 256GB
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80003E00 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 969
Write 701
Mixed 658
172% 776 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 73.7
4K Mixed 36.8
129% 46.3 MB/s
DQ Read 472
DQ Write 222
DQ Mixed 257
214% 317 MB/s
Poor: 68% Great: 167%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
156GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 59 46 46 53 112 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
69.6% Good
Read 170
Write 170
Mixed 82.9
SusWrite 72.2
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
78.3% Very good
MC Read 30.2
MC Write 30.5
MC Mixed 22.6
79% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 29.1
SC Mixed 22.3
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 61.2
65% 61.2 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 85%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 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 46 11 180 23.8" 1280 720 ACR0A33 KG241Y S
Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 6,366 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: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $292
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