Alienware 18

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 78.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics60% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive153% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemAlienware 18  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 01W2J2
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150904
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 13 '19 at 06:20
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 32%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 Core i7-4940MX
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.1 GHz, turbo 2.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
78.4% Very good
SC Int 114
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 113
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 386
QC Float 381
QC Mixed 380
87% 382 Pts
MC Int 530
MC Float 581
MC Mixed 566
84% 559 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980M
Dell(1028 05AB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1126 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
60% Good
Lighting 251
Reflection 140
Parallax 143
65% 178 fps
MRender 124
Gravity 152
Splatting 116
56% 131 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 60%
Great: 63%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
500GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 764 763 780 770 789 787 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
153% Outstanding
Read 1,087
Write 896
Mixed 460
SusWrite 775
180% 805 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 79.3
4K Mixed 36.7
138% 49.4 MB/s
DQ Read 365
DQ Write 538
DQ Mixed 361
298% 421 MB/s
Poor: 113%
This bench: 153%
Great: 387%
Liteonit DMT-80M6M-11 mSATA 80GB
10GB free
Firmware: DMH110B
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 449
Write 202
Mixed 211
63% 288 MB/s
4K Read 29.7
4K Write 62.3
4K Mixed 33.3
121% 41.8 MB/s
DQ Read 271
DQ Write 203
DQ Mixed 178
149% 217 MB/s
Poor: 48% Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 2133 C11 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR3 2000 MHz clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
77.2% Very good
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 24.8
79% 27.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 21.4
SC Mixed 26.1
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 91%
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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).

Typical 18 Builds (Compare 891 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

System: Alienware 18

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $209
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