Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 128%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 96.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics50.9% 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 Drive247% 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
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0T2HR0
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191031
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 10 '20 at 03:27
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700-$330
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
1-Core 140
2-Core 278
98% 209 Pts
4-Core 546
8-Core 1,053
99% 799 Pts
64-Core 1,041
70% 1,041 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$120
CLim: 1268 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.30.02
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
50.9% Above average
Lighting 195
Reflection 167
Parallax 249
51% 204 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 185
Splatting 123
51% 148 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg60znv256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604106 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1282 388 391 389 377 399 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
247% Outstanding
Read 1,973
Write 1,650
Mixed 1,290
SusWrite 538
304% 1,363 MB/s
4K Read 54.5
4K Write 156
4K Mixed 77.5
264% 95.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,285
DQ Write 1,132
DQ Mixed 730
678% 1,049 MB/s
Poor: 123%
This bench: 247%
Great: 249%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$66
2TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 179 175 174 173 178 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 107
Mixed 72.8
SusWrite 175
96% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
121% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
389GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 136 133 129 128 133 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Read 157
Write 132
Mixed 68.8
SusWrite 132
90% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.4
98% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 35.4
MC Mixed 24.6
90% 31.5 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 35.9
SC Mixed 26.4
79% 27.6 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 88%
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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
Desktop 84%
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Workstation
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System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $555
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