Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 89.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics75.6% 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 Drive263% 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.
High background CPU (30%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0H0P0M
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200701
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateMar 22 '21 at 20:55
Run Duration235 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 30%
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 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$206
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
89.8% Excellent
Memory 85.3
1-Core 131
2-Core 245
88% 154 Pts
4-Core 508
8-Core 755
81% 631 Pts
64-Core 745
50% 745 Pts
Poor: 84%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$280
Dell(1028 375D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 456.38
Performing below potential (56th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
75.6% Very good
Lighting 95.7
Reflection 94.7
Parallax 88.9
77% 93.1 fps
MRender 99.7
Gravity 89.7
Splatting 76.1
74% 88.5 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 82%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg60znv512g NVMe TOSHIBA 512GB
249GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1414 789 797 798 803 799 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
263% Outstanding
Read 1,984
Write 2,176
Mixed 1,503
SusWrite 900
368% 1,640 MB/s
4K Read 53.4
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 73.6
246% 86.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,376
DQ Write 972
DQ Mixed 894
743% 1,081 MB/s
Poor: 125%
This bench: 263%
Great: 262%
Seagate Barracuda 8TB (2017)-$170
4TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.8 1 0.8 1 1 1 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
44% Average
Read 152
Write 0.7
Mixed 2
SusWrite 0.9
28% 38.9 MB/s
4K Read 3
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
125% 1 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 44%
Great: 92%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$105
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 193 193 195 194 194 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 194
Mixed 102
SusWrite 194
122% 166 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 1.1
229% 1.87 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 106%
Great: 112%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$105
576GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 115 114 113 113 114 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
71.7% Very good
Read 135
Write 140
Mixed 77.4
SusWrite 114
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.9
203% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 112%
WD My Passport 25E2 4TB
3TB free, PID 25e2
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 104 105 104 105 104 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
40.7% Average
Read 110
Write 102
Mixed 47.5
SusWrite 104
120% 91 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.5
40% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 40.7%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 0000CE03 M378A1K43CB2-CTD 16GB
2666, 2666 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
MC Read 34.4
MC Write 33.2
MC Mixed 24.8
88% 30.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 25.8
71% 25 GB/s
Latency 71.7
56% 71.7 ns
Poor: 83%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 7,124 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $490
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