Dell XPS 8900

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 83%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics92.9% 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 Drive83.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8900  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0XJ8C4
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160506
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateSep 08 '19 at 23:29
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6700-$299
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
70.3% Very good
1-Core 116
2-Core 216
79% 166 Pts
4-Core 393
8-Core 610
64% 502 Pts
64-Core 582
39% 582 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-$330
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.8.2
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Lighting 310
Reflection 246
Parallax 675
96% 410 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 325
Splatting 308
88% 279 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 101%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
45GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 287 154 124 107 107 99 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 476
Write 368
Mixed 354
SusWrite 146
75% 336 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 64.2
4K Mixed 42.6
140% 46.9 MB/s
DQ Read 329
DQ Write 220
DQ Mixed 258
197% 269 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GU6AFR8N-TF 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
74.2% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 23.5
76% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 22.4
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 86.1
46% 86.1 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 77%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8900 Builds (Compare 4,275 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

System: Dell XPS 8900

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $439
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