Dell XPS 8940

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics8.68% 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 Drive131% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Run History
SystemDell XPS 8940  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0427JK
Memory20.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210301
Uptime1 Days
Run DateJun 17 '21 at 05:39
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-11900
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Memory 74.8
1-Core 186
2-Core 377
113% 213 Pts
4-Core 641
8-Core 1,133
111% 887 Pts
64-Core 1,717
115% 1,717 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 117%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 750
Dell(1028 09C5) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.9127
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
8.68% Terrible
Lighting 10.2
Reflection 114
Parallax 11.1
8% 45 fps
MRender 13.5
Gravity 11
Splatting 9.4
9% 11.3 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 8.68%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Micron 2300 1024GB
223GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 23000020 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 513 504 510 510 491 505 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 572
Write 640
Mixed 634
SusWrite 506
133% 588 MB/s
4K Read 51.9
4K Write 65.8
4K Mixed 52.2
180% 56.6 MB/s
DQ Read 843
DQ Write 143
DQ Mixed 267
254% 418 MB/s
Poor: 145%
This bench: 131%
Great: 325%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
931GB free
Firmware: 1001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 174 181 182 179 181 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 181
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 179
115% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 106%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMAA2GU6AJR8N-XN 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
78.1% Very good
MC Read 37.2
MC Write 26.7
MC Mixed 21.9
82% 28.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 22.8
SC Mixed 24.4
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 90.7
44% 90.7 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 16: 1R 2G 5B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
16% 20% 41 111 7 60 7.2" 1920 1080 SAM07BA SAMSUNG
History:
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Desktop
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Workstation
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System: Dell XPS 8940

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $695
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