Alienware 15 R3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 74.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics97.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive228% 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.
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
SystemAlienware 15 R3  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0GY3V1
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161112
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 00:46
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User COL-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 i7-6820HK
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
74.1% Very good
SC Int 92.2
SC Float 97
SC Mixed 96.5
76% 95.2 Pts
QC Int 378
QC Float 365
QC Mixed 378
85% 374 Pts
MC Int 501
MC Float 564
MC Mixed 541
80% 535 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 0771) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1911 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.78
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Lighting 307
Reflection 319
Parallax 304
92% 310 fps
MRender 209
Gravity 295
Splatting 244
111% 249 fps
Poor: 42%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 101%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
361GB free
Firmware: CXY7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
228% Outstanding
Read 2,503
Write 1,224
Mixed 1,397
376% 1,708 MB/s
4K Read 35.1
4K Write 53.6
4K Mixed 35.9
128% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 265
DQ Mixed 132
147% 251 MB/s
Poor: 170%
This bench: 228%
Great: 274%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
833GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3W0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Read 123
Write 125
Mixed 132
96% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.18
71% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GS6AFR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
MC Read 31.6
MC Write 33.4
MC Mixed 24.2
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 33.2
SC Mixed 23.9
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 84%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 15 R3 Builds (Compare 698 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

System: Alienware 15 R3

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