Alienware m15

Performance Results

Gaming 49%
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 46%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 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 83.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics52.3% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive116% 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.
SystemAlienware m15  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0WCNK6
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190605
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 29 '19 at 22:44
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th 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 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Memory 88
1-Core 119
2-Core 235
85% 147 Pts
4-Core 423
8-Core 720
72% 572 Pts
64-Core 949
64% 949 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 08A1) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver.
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
52.3% Above average
Lighting 68.5
Reflection 71.5
Parallax 63.8
55% 67.9 fps
MRender 66.8
Gravity 59
Splatting 64.3
49% 63.4 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Bc501 NVMe SK hynix 128GB
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 231 184 184 187 187 184 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 1,061
Write 393
Mixed 398
SusWrite 193
112% 511 MB/s
4K Read 42.9
4K Write 97.6
4K Mixed 36.2
163% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 266
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 231
190% 270 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 116%
Great: 117%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$52
931GB free
Firmware: SDM3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 104 124 131 134 134 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
64.8% Good
Read 108
Write 70
Mixed 104
SusWrite 116
74% 99.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 4.5
647% 3.43 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GS6JJR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 31.9
MC Mixed 23.1
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 34.8
SC Mixed 27.6
78% 27.2 GB/s
Latency 69.5
58% 69.5 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 83%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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System: Alienware m15

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