Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 108%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics93.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive193% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180209
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 07:26
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 i7-8700-$315
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
108% Outstanding
SC Int 133
SC Float 136
SC Mixed 133
107% 134 Pts
QC Int 521
QC Float 536
QC Mixed 533
120% 530 Pts
MC Int 992
MC Float 1,135
MC Mixed 1,082
160% 1,070 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 108%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$360
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Lighting 295
Reflection 284
Parallax 286
90% 288 fps
MRender 192
Gravity 272
Splatting 215
97% 226 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate BUP SL 5TB
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0108
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
11.6% Very poor
Read 110
Write 99.9
Mixed 72.9
21% 94.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 4.02
4K Mixed 0.41
4% 1.75 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 11.6%
Great: 13%
Kxg50znv512g NVMe TOSHIBA 512GB
366GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AADA4104 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
193% Outstanding
Read 2,703
Write 439
Mixed 882
289% 1,341 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 39.7
143% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 369
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 117
139% 244 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 193%
Great: 207%
Seagate Expansion Desk 5TB
2TB free
Firmware: 9401
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
66.9% Good
Read 125
Write 106
Mixed 73.3
75% 101 MB/s
4K Read 3.99
4K Write 4.85
4K Mixed 0.5
311% 3.11 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 66.9%
Great: 91%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
931GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 169
Mixed 144
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 1.72
4K Mixed 0.33
107% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 104%
Great: 116%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 1TB
535GB free
Firmware: 0143
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
22.5% Poor
Read 36.8
Write 41.3
Mixed 39.6
30% 39.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.27
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.21
68% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 22.5%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
80.9% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 30.9
MC Mixed 22.8
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 31.2
SC Mixed 26.1
73% 25.5 GB/s
Latency 71.9
56% 71.9 ns
Poor: 74%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $470
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