Alienware m15

Performance Results

Gaming 16%
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 63%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 89.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics6.08% 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 Drive91.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemAlienware m15  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0WCNK6
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200224
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 31 '20 at 18:42
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
89.8% Excellent
Memory 92.9
1-Core 118
2-Core 236
86% 149 Pts
4-Core 468
8-Core 669
74% 568 Pts
64-Core 781
52% 781 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Dell(1028 08A1) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
6.08% Terrible
Lighting 21.5
Reflection 186
Parallax 24.6
6% 77.3 fps
MRender 24.5
Gravity 19.7
Splatting 33.5
6% 25.9 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.08%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme BC501 SK hy 128GB
19GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 111 107 105 103 101 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
91.9% Outstanding
Read 818
Write 153
Mixed 240
SusWrite 113
72% 331 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 83.3
4K Mixed 35
142% 51.2 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 143
DQ Mixed 216
157% 207 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 117%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$56
888GB free
Firmware: SDM3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 129 125 129 126 124 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Read 118
Write 113
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 126
76% 105 MB/s
4K Read 2.4
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 2.6
465% 3.03 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GS6CJR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
77.9% Very good
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 21.9
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 31.5
SC Mixed 25.2
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 52%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 82%
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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 2,537 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 16%
Desktop 79%
Workstation 59%

System: Alienware m15

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 28% - Poor Total price: $50
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