Dell XPS 8700

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 64.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics33% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive36.7% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 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. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemDell XPS 8700  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0KWVT8
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150709
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 08 '18 at 09:18
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User SGP-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4790-$308
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
64.1% Good
SC Int 96.8
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 95.1
79% 98.8 Pts
QC Int 297
QC Float 307
QC Mixed 307
69% 304 Pts
MC Int 440
MC Float 475
MC Mixed 458
68% 458 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-$129
Nvidia(10DE 11C0) 2GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
33% Below average
Lighting 103
Reflection 64.1
Parallax 97.4
31% 88 fps
MRender 75.4
Gravity 94.7
Splatting 69.4
34% 79.8 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 33%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240 GB 240GB
161GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF3000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
36.7% Below average
Read 487
Write 70.6
Mixed 138
50% 232 MB/s
4K Read 13.7
4K Write 28.3
4K Mixed 4.88
42% 15.6 MB/s
DQ Read 18.7
DQ Write 24.1
DQ Mixed 5.21
8% 16 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 53%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
731GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 186
Mixed 176
139% 185 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.22
82% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 109%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5173EB0-CK0 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
47.8% Average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 17.4
MC Mixed 15.2
47% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 13.6
38% 13.2 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8700 Builds (Compare 5,324 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 8700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $489
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