Alienware m15 R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 101%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics124% 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 Drive214% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemAlienware m15 R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware m15 R4
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20220707
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 23 '22 at 09:00
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10870H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
85% Excellent
Memory 89.5
1-Core 124
2-Core 246
88% 153 Pts
4-Core 432
8-Core 780
76% 606 Pts
64-Core 1,158
78% 1,158 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 85%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070 (Laptop)
Dell(1028 0A74) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 31.0.15.1694
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Lighting 176
Reflection 165
Parallax 151
142% 164 fps
MRender 177
Gravity 118
Splatting 112
103% 136 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 124%
Great: 129%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$139
138GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6QCXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1137 1032 1060 1129 1134 1127 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
214% Outstanding
Read 1,405
Write 1,655
Mixed 767
SusWrite 1,103
277% 1,233 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 92
4K Mixed 55
180% 62.4 MB/s
DQ Read 858
DQ Write 664
DQ Mixed 725
552% 749 MB/s
Poor: 159%
This bench: 214%
Great: 353%
Intel 660p NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$70
320GB free
Firmware: 002C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 830 1006 1032 1094 1094 1093 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
192% Outstanding
Read 2,545
Write 15.7
Mixed 25.7
SusWrite 1025
194% 903 MB/s
4K Read 63.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 4.8
102% 22.8 MB/s
Poor: 127%
This bench: 192%
Great: 255%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1G44AB0-CWE 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB Row of chips DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
59.1% Above average
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 16.1
58% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 23
SC Mixed 18.2
51% 18 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
Poor: 54%
This bench: 59.1%
Great: 79%

 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 36 30 60 15.5" 1280 720 SDCA029
Typical m15 R4 Builds (Compare 214 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
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Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine

System: Alienware m15 R4

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