Dell XPS 8700

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics24.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive32.5% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemDell XPS 8700  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0KWVT8
Memory21.3 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150709
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 22:15
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4790-$308
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
83.6% Excellent
SC Int 116
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 118
94% 117 Pts
QC Int 394
QC Float 414
QC Mixed 412
92% 407 Pts
MC Int 562
MC Float 604
MC Mixed 591
88% 585 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 6950-$290
XFX(1682 3121) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
24.2% Poor
Lighting 82.1
Reflection 55.9
Parallax 76.7
25% 71.6 fps
MRender 42.1
Gravity 64.5
Splatting 63.1
24% 56.6 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 24.2%
Great: 27%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM830 mSATA 256GB
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM13D1Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile)
32.5% Below average
Read 363
Write 187
Mixed 109
48% 220 MB/s
4K Read 3.07
4K Write 25.3
4K Mixed 1.1
20% 9.83 MB/s
DQ Read 13.7
DQ Write 38.1
DQ Mixed 34.8
24% 28.9 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 32.5%
Great: 80%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$70
2TB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 176
Mixed 170
130% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.25
88% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GU6MFR8C-PB HMT41GU6MFR8C-PB HMT351U6EFR8C-PB HMT351U6EFR8C-PB 24GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
58.6% Above average
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 21.2
MC Mixed 16.5
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 21.7
SC Mixed 20.7
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8700 Builds (Compare 5,969 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 8700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $458
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