Dell XPS 8940

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 97.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics8.55% 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 Drive175% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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 8940  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0427JK
Memory55.2 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210301
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 23 '21 at 20:01
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-11900K-$510
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 4.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Memory 75.9
1-Core 194
2-Core 389
117% 220 Pts
4-Core 638
8-Core 1,200
114% 919 Pts
64-Core 1,638
110% 1,638 Pts
Poor: 97%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 118%
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)
8.55% Terrible
Lighting 10
Reflection 199
Parallax 10.6
8% 73.3 fps
MRender 13.5
Gravity 11
Splatting 0.3
9% 8.27 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 8.55%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PM9A1 Samsung 2048GB
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 36303129 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 576 564 567 564 567 564 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
175% Outstanding
Read 774
Write 664
Mixed 697
SusWrite 567
152% 675 MB/s
4K Read 55.7
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 73.9
235% 78.3 MB/s
DQ Read 845
DQ Write 778
DQ Mixed 1,092
742% 905 MB/s
Poor: 175%
This bench: 175%
Great: 414%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$45
2TB free
Firmware: 1003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 148 145 149 148 148 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 51% Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378A2G43AB3-CWE 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (59th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
82.8% Excellent
MC Read 38.8
MC Write 26.2
MC Mixed 24.1
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 23.6
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 27.1
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 88.4
45% 88.4 ns
Poor: 79%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 92%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 60 48.9" 1280 720 VTK4900 SUW49C
Typical XPS 8940 Builds (Compare 5,642 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

System: Dell XPS 8940

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $690
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