Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics72.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive201% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20220321
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 25 '22 at 06:03
Run Duration189 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 24%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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-$173
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
76.3% Very good
Memory 90.8
1-Core 86.6
2-Core 162
70% 113 Pts
4-Core 334
8-Core 556
56% 445 Pts
64-Core 687
46% 687 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 76.3%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$138
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.40
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
72.1% Very good
Lighting 87.8
Reflection 99.6
Parallax 90
71% 92.5 fps
MRender 89.2
Gravity 91.2
Splatting 91
73% 90.5 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP S700 250GB-$39
61GB free
Firmware: R0522A1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 240 181 58 70 54 64 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
64.2% Good
Read 453
Write 418
Mixed 369
SusWrite 111
76% 338 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 71.1
4K Mixed 20.8
100% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 115
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 1.2
61% 141 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 100%
Sandisk Ultra 3D NVMe 1TB
438GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211210WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1375 829 662 482 489 483 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
201% Outstanding
Read 1,471
Write 1703
Mixed 1,283
SusWrite 720
291% 1,294 MB/s
4K Read 43.9
4K Write 125
4K Mixed 59.7
209% 76.1 MB/s
DQ Read 919
DQ Write 588
DQ Mixed 772
570% 759 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 201%
Great: 278%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$56
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OAC70
SusWrite @10s intervals: 183 187 158 187 187 187 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 192
Mixed 23.2
SusWrite 182
106% 148 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
157% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 108%
Great: 109%
Wd2000fyyz-23ul 42D0788 42D0791IBM 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: WD39
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 141 137 143 141 142 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
Read 150
Write 138
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 140
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 1
219% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 94%
WD My Book 25EE 4TB
1TB free, PID 25ee
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 37 37 37 37 36 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
20.4% Poor
Read 35.3
Write 32.2
Mixed 30.3
SusWrite 36.5
46% 33.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
116% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 20.4%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
76.8% Very good
MC Read 29.4
MC Write 29.8
MC Mixed 22.6
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 31.3
SC Mixed 22
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 66.1
60% 66.1 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 85%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 49: 6R 4G 7B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
49% 61% 28 261 182 165 27" 1920 1080 AUS2720 VG278
Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 10,223 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $378
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