Alienware M18xR2

Performance Results

Gaming 24%
Desktop 51%
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 57.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics19.2% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive78.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemAlienware M18xR2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware M18xR2
Memory7.1 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180528
Uptime3 Days
Run DateFeb 17 '20 at 15:10
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-3630QM-$420
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
57.5% Above average
1-Core 87.8
2-Core 157
59% 123 Pts
4-Core 324
8-Core 354
46% 339 Pts
64-Core 430
29% 430 Pts
Poor: 22%
This bench: 57.5%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 980M
Dell(1028 0550) 3GB
CLim: 862 MHz, MLim: 1002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 391.35
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
19.2% Very poor
Lighting 56.2
Reflection 47.5
Parallax 75.4
15% 59.7 fps
MRender 47.7
Gravity 72
Splatting 44.4
20% 54.7 fps
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$85
404GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 328 20 192 285 233 172 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
78.4% Very good
Read 443
Write 448
Mixed 342
SusWrite 205
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 59.2
4K Mixed 34.9
116% 40.2 MB/s
DQ Read 304
DQ Write 234
DQ Mixed 347
238% 295 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 78.4%
Great: 129%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 2048, 4096, 2048 MB
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
54% Above average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 17.4
54% 18.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 14.6
SC Mixed 16.3
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 69.5
58% 69.5 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 54%
Great: 56%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M18xR2 Builds (Compare 496 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 24%
Desktop 53%
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

System: Alienware M18xR2

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