Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 85.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics9.7% 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 Drive110% 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.
Memory44GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 44GB 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.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory38.4 GB free of 44 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210106
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateJun 09 '21 at 18:49
Run Duration223 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
85.4% Excellent
Memory 80.9
1-Core 129
2-Core 256
87% 155 Pts
4-Core 483
8-Core 752
79% 618 Pts
64-Core 968
65% 968 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 85.4%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 645
Nvidia(10DE 1029) 1GB
CLim: 823 MHz, MLim: 1000 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 466.63
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
9.7% Terrible
Lighting 10.5
Reflection 12.2
Parallax 13.6
8% 12.1 fps
MRender 14.2
Gravity 13.7
Splatting 11.2
11% 13 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 9.7%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZNLN256HAJQ-000H1 256GB
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MVT24H3Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 364 271 303 301 304 297 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 493
Write 480
Mixed 389
SusWrite 307
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 94.1
4K Mixed 53.2
179% 62.6 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 353
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 110%
Great: 111%
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
136GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 481 467 487 409 310 299 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 489
Write 482
Mixed 399
SusWrite 409
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 42.6
4K Write 99.4
4K Mixed 57.3
191% 66.4 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 353
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 120%
Great: 133%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$144
379GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1584 1263 1114 1094 1082 1067 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
301% Outstanding
Read 2,452
Write 2,036
Mixed 1,728
SusWrite 1,201
415% 1,854 MB/s
4K Read 61.8
4K Write 138
4K Mixed 83.7
274% 94.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1,092
DQ Write 900
DQ Mixed 1,004
749% 998 MB/s
Poor: 242%
This bench: 301%
Great: 390%
Toshiba HDWQ140 4TB
1TB free
Firmware: FJ1M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 148 148 148 150 149 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 124
Write 134
Mixed 66.5
SusWrite 148
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F4-3200C16-16GVK 00009B0F1100 BLS8G4D240FSB.16FBD2 0000CD0010BE F4-3200C16-16GVK 0000CE02 M378A5244CB0-CRC 44GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
16384, 8192, 16384, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
64.9% Good
MC Read 22.6
MC Write 25.1
MC Mixed 20.5
65% 22.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.8
SC Write 25.9
SC Mixed 21.2
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 79
51% 79 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 7,648 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 32%
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System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $517
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