Alienware m15

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics5.98% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive98.1% 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.
SystemAlienware m15  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0WCNK6
Memory8.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190417
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateMay 19 '19 at 10:37
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User PER-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Memory 89.4
1-Core 122
2-Core 241
87% 151 Pts
4-Core 476
8-Core 737
78% 606 Pts
64-Core 828
56% 828 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Dell(1028 08A1) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 25.20.100.6793
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
5.98% Terrible
Lighting 21.3
Reflection 189
Parallax 23.8
6% 78 fps
MRender 23.4
Gravity 19.6
Splatting 33.5
6% 25.5 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.98%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Bc501 NVMe SK hynix 128GB
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80001C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 135 140 138 131 135 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Read 882
Write 152
Mixed 250
SusWrite 135
77% 355 MB/s
4K Read 35.2
4K Write 97
4K Mixed 35.5
150% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 261
DQ Write 148
DQ Mixed 169
135% 192 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 117%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$60
618GB free
Firmware: SDM3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 114 116 119 119 120 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Read 132
Write 116
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 117
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 2.8
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 2.4
461% 3.13 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GS6CJR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
77.2% Very good
MC Read 32.2
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 21.2
78% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 29
SC Mixed 26.1
70% 24.4 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 83%
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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 2,606 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

System: Alienware m15

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 32% - Below average Total price: $40
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HDDRAMUSB
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