Alienware 15 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (97th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 3 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics27.8% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive168% 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
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
SystemAlienware 15 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0X70NC
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180108
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 06 '19 at 17:57
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6820HK
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
76.2% Very good
1-Core 123
2-Core 242
86% 182 Pts
4-Core 426
8-Core 672
70% 549 Pts
64-Core 664
45% 664 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,087
EVGA(3842 2282) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 418.91
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (99 fps cap detected)
27.8% Poor
Lighting 99.4
Reflection 99.6
Parallax 99.5
26% 99.5 fps
MRender 99.5
Gravity 99.4
Splatting 99.5
30% 99.5 fps
Poor: 137%
This bench: 27.8%
Great: 182%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
318GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 564 549 553 551 105 190 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
168% Outstanding
Read 1118
Write 561
Mixed 424
SusWrite 419
139% 630 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 45.9
208% 83.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,022
DQ Write 586
DQ Mixed 609
505% 739 MB/s
Poor: 88%
This bench: 168%
Great: 168%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
930GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3P0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 130 132 133 129 131 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
78% Very good
Read 142
Write 135
Mixed 28.9
SusWrite 130
79% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
129% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 78%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GS6AFR8N-TF 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
77.4% Very good
MC Read 27.9
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 23.9
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 25.3
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 77%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 14%
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Desktop
Desktop 57%
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Workstation
Workstation 38%
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System: Alienware 15 R2

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