Dell XPS 8500

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics8.57% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive46.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
18 months ago, 6 months ago.
SystemDell XPS 8500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0NW73C
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180625
Uptime9 Days
Run DateJan 21 '22 at 16:30
Run Duration216 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3770-$297
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
75.1% Very good
Memory 88.3
1-Core 104
2-Core 199
77% 131 Pts
4-Core 335
8-Core 540
56% 438 Pts
64-Core 545
37% 545 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 650-$112
EVGA(3842 2650) 1GB
CLim: 1058 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
8.57% Terrible
Lighting 9.2
Reflection 11.9
Parallax 11.9
7% 11 fps
MRender 13.7
Gravity 12
Splatting 10.7
10% 12.1 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 8.57%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M4 512GB-$74
227GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 070H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 198 180 184 191 195 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
46.9% Average
Read 448
Write 245
Mixed 268
SusWrite 191
64% 288 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 12
4K Mixed 13
48% 13.9 MB/s
DQ Read 97.9
DQ Write 11.5
DQ Mixed 17.9
22% 42.4 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 81%
Seagate ST3250820AS 250GB-$50
150GB free
Firmware: 3.AAD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 69 68 70 70 70 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
38.8% Below average
Read 66.3
Write 33.7
Mixed 41.6
SusWrite 68.8
39% 52.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 44%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT51264BA160B.M16F Micron 16JTF51264AZ-1G6M1 859B CT51264BA160B.M16F Micron 16JTF51264AZ-1G6M1 16GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
57% Above average
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 19.7
MC Mixed 17
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 18.8
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 57%
Great: 55%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 6: 0R 2G 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
6% 9% 23 126 98 60 22" 1680 1050 DELD015 DELL E228WFP
History: Score 11: 2R 0G 1B | Score 6: 0R 2G 0B
Typical XPS 8500 Builds (Compare 5,168 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

System: Dell XPS 8500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $297
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