Alienware M14xR2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics3.15% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive66.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
SystemAlienware M14xR2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware M14xR2
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130913
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 28 '21 at 07:49
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3740QM-$218
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
73.7% Very good
Memory 82.1
1-Core 99.1
2-Core 195
74% 125 Pts
4-Core 355
8-Core 498
55% 426 Pts
64-Core 503
34% 503 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Mobile 1.25 GHz)
Dell(1028 0552) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 10.18.10.4358
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
3.15% Terrible
Lighting 4.5
Reflection 9.5
Parallax 3.2
4% 5.73 fps
MRender 5.7
Gravity 2.7
Splatting 5.5
3% 4.63 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.15%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM851 mSATA 256GB
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT4AD0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 217 235 212 251 248 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
66.2% Good
Read 439
Write 198
Mixed 166
SusWrite 226
57% 257 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 36.1
4K Mixed 20.1
74% 25 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 184
DQ Mixed 74.6
109% 209 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B1G73CB0-CK0 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
55.7% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 19.8
MC Mixed 16.7
55% 19.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 17.4
SC Mixed 17.5
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 76.8
52% 76.8 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 57%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 7 60 14" 1280 720 LGD0366
Typical M14xR2 Builds (Compare 631 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Alienware M14xR2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $420
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