Alienware m15

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 43.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics6.09% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (59%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
7 days ago, 7 days ago.
SystemAlienware m15  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 01F1MV
Memory4.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, ,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190417
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 26 '20 at 11:46
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 59%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
43.3% Average
1-Core 71.9
2-Core 138
50% 105 Pts
4-Core 218
8-Core 308
34% 263 Pts
64-Core 421
28% 421 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43.3%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Dell(1028 08A1) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7262
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
6.09% Terrible
Lighting 21.2
Reflection 248
Parallax 24.3
6% 97.8 fps
MRender 24.7
Gravity 19.7
Splatting 33.5
6% 26 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.09%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg60znv256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB
43GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,930
Write 1,610
Mixed 1,226
352% 1,589 MB/s
4K Read 40.1
4K Write 97.5
4K Mixed 58
187% 65.2 MB/s
DQ Read 810
DQ Write 728
DQ Mixed 759
572% 765 MB/s
Poor: 123% Great: 248%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$60
611GB free
Firmware: SDM3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 99 111 113 113 113 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
58.7% Above average
Read 93.6
Write 99.5
Mixed 54
SusWrite 110
66% 89.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1.2
231% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GS6CJR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
51.2% Above average
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 19.9
MC Mixed 17.5
55% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 8.5
SC Write 12.3
SC Mixed 11.9
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 123
33% 123 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 51.2%
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 2,216 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

System: Alienware m15

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 29% - Poor Total price: $45
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