Dell XPS 8700

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics5.46% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Run History
2 months ago, 9 days ago.
SystemDell XPS 8700  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0KWVT8
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150709
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 10 '17 at 12:46
Run Duration103 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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 i7-4770-$305
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
79% Very good
SC Int 114
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 110
90% 113 Pts
QC Int 368
QC Float 375
QC Mixed 390
86% 378 Pts
MC Int 543
MC Float 581
MC Mixed 581
85% 568 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 79%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4600 (Desktop 1.25 GHz)-$15
Dell(1028 05B7) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 20.19.15.4549
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
5.46% Terrible
Lighting 11.9
Reflection 17.4
Parallax 21.5
5% 16.9 fps
MRender 20.3
Gravity 7.3
Splatting 17.9
6% 15.2 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.46%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$67
1TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
74.6% Very good
Read 150
Write 111
Mixed 120
96% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.04
4K Write 0.24
4K Mixed 0.09
16% 0.12 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5173DB0-CK0 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (40th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
56% Above average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 20.3
MC Mixed 16.1
54% 19 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 19.2
54% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 69.2
58% 69.2 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 56%
Great: 87%
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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 3,569 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 8700

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $518
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