Alienware 15 R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics89.4% 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 Drive203% 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 R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware 15 R4
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190223
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 05 '19 at 17:34
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Memory 92.9
1-Core 123
2-Core 235
88% 150 Pts
4-Core 426
8-Core 574
65% 500 Pts
64-Core 752
50% 752 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 with Max-Q Design
Dell(1028 0887) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1708 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.27
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
89.4% Excellent
Lighting 110
Reflection 133
Parallax 107
89% 117 fps
MRender 108
Gravity 112
Splatting 99
90% 106 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 89.4%
Great: 89%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg60znv256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB
183GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1282 391 394 401 397 389 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
203% Outstanding
Read 1,519
Write 947
Mixed 1,223
SusWrite 542
236% 1,058 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 99.7
4K Mixed 60.9
203% 69.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,138
DQ Write 938
DQ Mixed 780
654% 952 MB/s
Poor: 110%
This bench: 203%
Great: 243%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: JB0OA490
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 138 133 135 135 135 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
77.9% Very good
Read 136
Write 132
Mixed 24.6
SusWrite 135
77% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
125% 1 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GS6AFR8N-UH 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
78.8% Very good
MC Read 30.4
MC Write 30.1
MC Mixed 22.1
79% 27.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 32
SC Mixed 24.2
72% 25.2 GB/s
Latency 62.4
64% 62.4 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 78.8%
Great: 78%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 41%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 36%
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System: Alienware 15 R4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 29% - Poor Total price: $50
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