Alienware m15 R3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics61.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive149% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 77% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
SystemAlienware m15 R3  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware m15 R3
Memory29.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210202
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 27 '21 at 14:30
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU7%
CPU Throttled 77%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10980HK
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Memory 94
1-Core 153
2-Core 285
101% 177 Pts
4-Core 504
8-Core 817
84% 660 Pts
64-Core 1,199
80% 1,199 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super Mobile)
Dell(1028 09CE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.87
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
61.5% Good
Lighting 75
Reflection 102
Parallax 86.1
61% 87.8 fps
MRender 86.4
Gravity 75.9
Splatting 79.6
63% 80.6 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 105%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc401 NVMe SK hynix 256GB
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80007E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 436 315 314 317 317 317 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
149% Outstanding
Read 1,154
Write 554
Mixed 1,010
SusWrite 336
170% 764 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 56.3
190% 67.4 MB/s
DQ Read 602
DQ Write 454
DQ Mixed 611
434% 555 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 149%
Great: 168%
Dell Flash Disk 8GB
6GB free, PID 6387
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.1 8.1 8.1 8.1 8.1 8.1 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
5.74% Terrible
Read 19.9
Write 8
Mixed 1.8
SusWrite 7.9
10% 9.4 MB/s
4K Read 4.8
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
18% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.74%
Great: 6%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A2G44AM0-CTD 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB Row of chips DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
81.5% Excellent
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 30.8
MC Mixed 22.4
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 35.6
SC Mixed 25
76% 26.5 GB/s
Latency 59.8
67% 59.8 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 81%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical m15 R3 Builds (Compare 240 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 82%
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Desktop
Desktop 89%
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Workstation
Workstation 73%
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System: Alienware m15 R3

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