Dell XPS 8930

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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 77.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics85.7% 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 Drive75.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemDell XPS 8930  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0DF42J
Memory6.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200701
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateMay 17 '21 at 19:07
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
77.3% Very good
Memory 82.9
1-Core 110
2-Core 193
76% 128 Pts
4-Core 387
8-Core 643
65% 515 Pts
64-Core 783
52% 783 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
85.7% Excellent
Lighting 102
Reflection 151
Parallax 95.7
83% 116 fps
MRender 99.3
Gravity 112
Splatting 103
89% 105 fps
Poor: 95%
This bench: 85.7%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba XG5 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$78
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AADA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 379 336 299 274 232 235 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
75.3% Very good
Read 214
Write 372
Mixed 416
SusWrite 292
74% 324 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 45.6
4K Mixed 27
100% 33.2 MB/s
DQ Read 719
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 182
192% 336 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 206%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 170 170 148 166 172 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 135
Mixed 75.2
SusWrite 164
102% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 100%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
74.3% Very good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 22.7
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 22.2
SC Mixed 19.6
53% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 75.4
53% 75.4 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 85%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8930 Builds (Compare 7,166 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

System: Dell XPS 8930

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $490
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