Alienware m15

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics71.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive98.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAlienware m15  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0N8F19
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190304
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 03 '19 at 22:26
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
81.5% Excellent
Memory 91.4
1-Core 124
2-Core 246
89% 154 Pts
4-Core 388
8-Core 547
61% 468 Pts
64-Core 812
54% 812 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 08A1) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 25.21.14.1749
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
71.8% Very good
Lighting 299
Reflection 266
Parallax 307
79% 291 fps
MRender 252
Gravity 242
Splatting 182
72% 225 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PC401 SK hy 256GB
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80007E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 147 116 117 106 102 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Read 871
Write 168
Mixed 155
SusWrite 119
71% 328 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 83.1
4K Mixed 36.3
139% 50.6 MB/s
DQ Read 449
DQ Write 162
DQ Mixed 179
166% 263 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 165%
Nvme PC401 SK hy 256GB
238GB free
Firmware: 80007E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 432 314 314 316 316 315 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
152% Outstanding
Read 1110
Write 599
Mixed 1031
SusWrite 334
171% 769 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 98.7
4K Mixed 55.3
183% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 603
DQ Write 764
DQ Mixed 648
499% 672 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 152%
Great: 165%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GS6CJR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
70.1% Very good
MC Read 28.6
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 21.3
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 16.5
SC Mixed 12.8
37% 12.8 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 82%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical m15 Builds (Compare 2,535 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat

System: Alienware m15

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 28% - Poor Total price: $50
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