Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 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 90.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics74.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive229% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Very high background CPU (85%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory24.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210622
Uptime7.7 Days
Run DateSep 05 '21 at 14:02
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 85%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (24th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700-$312
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
90.8% Outstanding
Memory 90.8
1-Core 133
2-Core 259
92% 161 Pts
4-Core 488
8-Core 798
82% 643 Pts
64-Core 992
66% 992 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 90.8%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
74.5% Very good
Lighting 97.6
Reflection 110
Parallax 91.1
79% 99.6 fps
MRender 93
Gravity 84.6
Splatting 92
69% 89.9 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$89
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 775 649 646 640 654 611 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
229% Outstanding
Read 1,587
Write 1,607
Mixed 968
SusWrite 662
270% 1,206 MB/s
4K Read 62.1
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 83.6
274% 94.4 MB/s
DQ Read 998
DQ Write 782
DQ Mixed 898
670% 893 MB/s
Poor: 184%
This bench: 229%
Great: 319%
Crucial MX500 2TB-$167
944GB free
Firmware: M3CR033
SusWrite @10s intervals: 450 447 446 397 460 461 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
78.3% Very good
Read 350
Write 20.4
Mixed 30.8
SusWrite 443
47% 211 MB/s
4K Read 40.4
4K Write 14.7
4K Mixed 20.5
95% 25.2 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 25.5
DQ Mixed 287
187% 229 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 126%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378A1K43CB2-CTD 3239980710EA KHX2666C16/8G 0000CE03 M378A1K43CB2-CTD 3239980710EA KHX2666C16/8G 32GB
2400, 2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
81.3% Excellent
MC Read 30
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 24.6
82% 28.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 33.8
SC Mixed 26.7
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 66.1
60% 66.1 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 37: 5R 4G 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
37% 13% 67 286 201 60 27.5" 2560 1440 SAM0C4D U28E590
Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 7,901 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: $517
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