Alienware m15

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 86.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics6.45% 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 Drive169% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemAlienware m15  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0FVTKF
Memory11.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190429
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 08 '19 at 05:48
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
1-Core 126
2-Core 245
88% 185 Pts
4-Core 485
8-Core 739
78% 612 Pts
64-Core 877
59% 877 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 89%
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 (78th percentile)
6.45% Terrible
Lighting 20.1
Reflection 224
Parallax 25.5
5% 89.9 fps
MRender 25.8
Gravity 21.1
Splatting 35.7
7% 27.5 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.45%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc601 NVMe SK hynix 256GB
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002111 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 544 351 365 363 364 363 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
169% Outstanding
Read 1,452
Write 786
Mixed 611
SusWrite 392
179% 810 MB/s
4K Read 52
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 43.7
191% 67.6 MB/s
DQ Read 535
DQ Write 784
DQ Mixed 462
405% 593 MB/s
Poor: 109%
This bench: 169%
Great: 191%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$55
931GB free
Firmware: SDM3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 128 133 132 132 132 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Read 120
Write 108
Mixed 66
SusWrite 130
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 2.7
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 2.4
459% 3.13 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 71%
WD Passport X 107D 2TB
35GB free, PID 107d
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 18 22 20 17 18 18 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
7.16% Terrible
Read 16.7
Write 17
Mixed 13.5
SusWrite 18.7
23% 16.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.2
14% 0.2 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 7.16%
Great: 45%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GS6JJR8N-VK HMA81GS6JJR8N-VK 16GB
2667, 2667 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
78.7% Very good
MC Read 31.4
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 22.3
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 30.3
SC Mixed 25.5
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 68.2
59% 68.2 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 78.7%
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 1,858 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 73%
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Workstation
Workstation 51%
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System: Alienware m15

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