Dell XPS 8500

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 65.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics6.61% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive58.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemDell XPS 8500  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0YJPT1
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130828
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 20 '17 at 20:33
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 i7-3770-$430
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
65.2% Good
SC Int 92
SC Float 93
SC Mixed 95.6
75% 93.5 Pts
QC Int 302
QC Float 314
QC Mixed 310
70% 309 Pts
MC Int 498
MC Float 510
MC Mixed 508
76% 505 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 78%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 7570
Dell(1028 2B22) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
6.61% Terrible
Lighting 22.6
Reflection 19.4
Parallax 18.7
7% 20.2 fps
MRender 15
Gravity 15.7
Splatting 17.2
7% 16 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.61%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM830 mSATA 256GB
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM12D1Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
58.4% Above average
Read 468
Write 150
Mixed 238
62% 285 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 40.7
4K Mixed 20.1
78% 27 MB/s
DQ Read 242
DQ Write 60.1
DQ Mixed 41.4
59% 115 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 80%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
810GB free
Firmware: CC4G Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
57.5% Above average
Read 102
Write 98.5
Mixed 90.5
73% 97.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 0.69
4K Mixed 0.33
88% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 57.5%
Great: 114%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 32GB-$48
29GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
Read 249
Write 91
Mixed 114
165% 151 MB/s
4K Read 12.4
4K Write 10.6
4K Mixed 4.57
563% 9.21 MB/s
DQ Read 12.9
DQ Write 11.5
DQ Mixed 5.1
611% 9.82 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT351U6CFR8C-PB 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
54.8% Above average
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 19.2
MC Mixed 16.5
54% 18.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 16.6
47% 16.6 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 94%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical XPS 8500 Builds (Compare 3,211 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

System: Dell XPS 8500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $493
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