Alienware alienware

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 25%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics4.56% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive56.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemAlienware alienware  (all builds)
Motherboardalienware alienware
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20080122
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 13:30
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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 Core2 Duo E6850-$57
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
25% Poor
SC Int 81.2
SC Float 37.7
SC Mixed 51.9
46% 56.9 Pts
QC Int 157
QC Float 73.3
QC Mixed 102
25% 111 Pts
MC Int 154
MC Float 74.6
MC Mixed 101
17% 110 Pts
Poor: 14%
This bench: 25%
Great: 23%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 8800 GT
Nvidia(10DE 053C) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.1
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
4.56% Terrible
Lighting 2
Reflection 21.9
Parallax 9.1
1% 11 fps
MRender 15.1
Gravity 19.6
Splatting 12.9
7% 15.9 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 4.56%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro 960GB-$430
800GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X212
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 131 134 172 201 202 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
56.1% Above average
Read 245
Write 203
Mixed 155
SusWrite 155
42% 190 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 53.6
4K Mixed 31.2
109% 37.3 MB/s
DQ Read 33.4
DQ Write 97
DQ Mixed 40.3
38% 56.9 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 56.1%
Great: 111%
Samsung 840 Seri 250GB
141GB free
Firmware: DXT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 33 45 45 55 82 37 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
31.2% Below average
Read 69.7
Write 48.7
Mixed 58.7
SusWrite 49.6
13% 56.7 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 42.2
4K Mixed 18
79% 27.4 MB/s
DQ Read 31
DQ Write 42.2
DQ Mixed 21.7
21% 31.6 MB/s
Seagate ST3500641AS 500GB-$55
460GB free
Firmware: 3.AD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 28 37 35 37 38 39 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
23.9% Poor
Read 47.5
Write 34.6
Mixed 32.6
SusWrite 35.7
28% 37.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.6
102% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 23.9%
Great: 33%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DRAM
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
19.3% Very poor
MC Read 6.1
MC Write 6.2
MC Mixed 4.9
16% 5.73 GB/s
SC Read 6.5
SC Write 6.1
SC Mixed 5
17% 5.87 GB/s
Latency 83.6
48% 83.6 ns
Poor: 15%
This bench: 19.3%
Great: 44%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical alienware Builds (Compare 116 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 28%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

System: Alienware alienware

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $154
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