Alienware m15 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 77.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics102% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive150% 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.
CPU throttled at 84% 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 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware m15 R2
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191018
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJun 29 '21 at 01:44
Run Duration157 Seconds
Run User PAK-User
Background CPU8%
CPU Throttled 84%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
77.9% Very good
Memory 93.4
1-Core 117
2-Core 202
82% 137 Pts
4-Core 337
8-Core 566
57% 452 Pts
64-Core 649
44% 649 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 (Mobile Max-Q)
Dell(1028 093B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3150 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 125
Reflection 151
Parallax 139
101% 139 fps
MRender 167
Gravity 120
Splatting 115
102% 134 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 102%
Great: 103%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg60znv256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604106 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1085 329 372 304 276 301 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
150% Outstanding
Read 1037
Write 381
Mixed 886
SusWrite 444
153% 687 MB/s
4K Read 45.6
4K Write 74.8
4K Mixed 52.8
176% 57.7 MB/s
DQ Read 937
DQ Write 279
DQ Mixed 396
347% 538 MB/s
Poor: 110%
This bench: 150%
Great: 243%
StoreJet Transcend 4TB
1.5TB free, PID 7000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 37 37 38 38 38 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
29.7% Poor
Read 31.1
Write 31.5
Mixed 24.7
SusWrite 37.4
43% 31.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 5.5
4K Mixed 0.7
214% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 29.7%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMAA1GS6CMR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB Row of chips DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
MC Read 31.4
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 22.7
82% 28.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 32.4
SC Mixed 22.1
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 61.2
65% 61.2 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 84%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 59: 6R 7G 8B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
59% 25% 83 173 25 60 23.8" 1920 1080 DELA0C5 DELL P2415Q
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Gaming 13%
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Desktop
Desktop 77%
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Workstation
Workstation 12%
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System: Alienware m15 R2

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