For performance MSI Trident 3 has a lot better performing processor.
The computers have different operating systems, Dell XPS 8950 has Windows 11 Home and Trident 3 has Windows 11 Pro.
For displaying graphics XPS 8950 has a lot faster graphics card.
For carrying Trident 3 is lighter. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.
XPS 8950 is cheaper.
|Dell XPS 8950 (XPS 8950)||MSI Trident 3|
|Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.|
|Intel Core i7-12700||Intel Core i9-12900K|
|Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.|
|Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.|
|Radeon RX 6700 XT||GeForce RTX 3050|
|16.36 lbs (7.42 kg)||6.99 lbs (3.17 kg)|
|Size (length x width x height)|
|16.8 x 6.81 x 14.68 inches||13.93 x 9.9 x 4.28 inches|
|(42.67 x 17.3 x 37.29 cm)||(35.38 x 25.15 x 10.87 cm)|
|Operating system (OS)|
|Windows 11 Home||Windows 11 Pro|
|January 18, 2023||December 12, 2022|
|Amazon.com List Price|
|Amazon.com Lowest New Price|
|Buy on Amazon.com||Buy on Amazon.com|
12th Generation Air-Cooled Intel Core i7-12700 12-Core 2.10 GHz Processor (25MB Intel Smart Cache, Intel Turbo Boost up to 4.90 GHz)
64GB DDR5 4000MHz Memory, 4TB SSD + 2TB 7200 RPM Hard Drive, DVD-Burner (Reads and Writes to DVD/CD), Windows 11 Home (64-bit)
AMD Radeon RX 6700 XT 12GB GDDR6 Graphics (3x DisplayPort, 1x HDMI) 4 Monitor Supported, Killer Wi-Fi 6 1675 (2x2) 802.11ax Wireless + Bluetooth 5.2
5x USB 3.2 Gen 1, 2x USB 3.2 Type-C, USB 2.0, 1x SD Card Reader, 1x Audio Combo Jack, 7.1 Audio 6-Connector Ports, 1x Gigabit Ethernet
2-Year Warranty & Free Tech Support, TPM 2.0, Kensington Lock Slot, Dell Wired USB Keyboard & Mouse Included, Power Cable Included, Night Sky Black
12th Generation Intel Core i9-12900K 16-Core 3.60 GHz Processor (30MB Smart Cache, Turbo Boost up to 5.20 GHz)
64GB DDR4 3200MHz Memory, 4TB M.2 NVMe PCIe Solid State Drive, Windows 11 Pro (64-bit)
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3050 8GB GDDR6 Graphics (3x DisplayPort 1.4a, 1x HDMI), Wi-Fi 6E (802.11ax), Bluetooth 5.2
1 x USB 3.1 Type-C, 3 x USB Type-A (USB 3.1 / USB 3.2 Gen 1), 2 x USB 2.0, 1 x RJ45 Gigabit Ethernet (2.5GbE)
2-Year Warranty by Techno Intelligence & Free Tech Support, Full-Size Keyboard Included, USB Mouse Included, Black