Dell XPS 8940

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (23rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 77 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 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.
Graphics7.56% 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 Drive172% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemDell XPS 8940  (all builds)
MotherboardDell 0K3CM7
Memory54.9 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, ,
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20211208
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 14 '22 at 10:24
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (23rd 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-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Memory 72.2
1-Core 176
2-Core 347
106% 198 Pts
4-Core 654
8-Core 1,179
115% 917 Pts
64-Core 1,601
108% 1,601 Pts
Poor: 92%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 113%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 750
Dell(1028 09C5) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.9664
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
7.56% Terrible
Lighting 8.7
Reflection 281
Parallax 11
7% 100 fps
MRender 1
Gravity 11.8
Splatting 9.2
8% 7.33 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 7.56%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Micron 3400 2048GB
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 34000050 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 602 588 579 593 603 596 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
172% Outstanding
Read 686
Write 654
Mixed 698
SusWrite 593
148% 658 MB/s
4K Read 49.4
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 71.2
235% 83.5 MB/s
DQ Read 837
DQ Write 760
DQ Mixed 1,103
744% 900 MB/s
Poor: 172%
This bench: 172%
Great: 496%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$40
1.5TB free
Firmware: 1003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 115 119 119 116 119 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
52.8% Above average
Read 72.8
Write 76.2
Mixed 67.3
SusWrite 111
60% 81.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
76% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMAA2GU6AJR8N-XN 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
80.1% Excellent
MC Read 37.7
MC Write 25.5
MC Mixed 23.5
83% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.9
SC Write 26.9
SC Mixed 26.1
71% 25 GB/s
Latency 96.5
42% 96.5 ns
Poor: 81%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 94%

 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 23.8" 1280 720 SAM7096 LF24T450F
Typical XPS 8940 Builds (Compare 10,969 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 125%
UFO

System: Dell XPS 8940

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $714
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