How to Check Windows Experience Score in Windows 10

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Windows experience index feature has been removed from Windows 8 but You can still get a Windows Experience Index (WEI) score on Windows 10. To do that follow below steps.

Windows Experience Index in Windows 10

Execute Winsat Prepop in Command Prompt

This is the first step in order to retrieve Windows Experience Index Score in Win10.
  1. Press Windows Key + S to open the file search. NOT Widows + R. Because we have to open command prompt as an Administrator to access Experience Score.
  2. Type cmd.exe in the search bar.
  3. In Results, right-click on cmd.exe and select the Run as administrator option.
  • In the Commands prompt window, type the following command.
  • winsat prepop
  • Press Enter
This command will take a few minutes to complete, be patient.
When the command is complete, close the command window.

Execute Win32_WinSAT through Powershell

In this step 2, perform following actions.
  1. Press Windows Key + S again.
  2. Type Powershell.exe
  3. In Results, right-click on Powershell.exe and select the Run as administrator option.
  • In the PowerShell window, type the following command.
  • Get-WmiObject -class Win32_WinSAT
  • Press enter

WEI Results in Windows 10

This will display the WEI results.
What do the numbers mean?
  • CPUScore = processor
  • D3DScore = Game graphics
  • DiskScore = main hard drive
  • GraphicsScore = Graph
  • MemoryScore = Memory (RAM)
  • WinSPRLevel = basic score

Manually Exporting Score XML Files

Alternate way to fetch Windows Experience Index score on Windows 10 is to run the WinSAT command manually. Start the command prompt (or PowerShell) and enter the following command:

formal winsat

This will run the Windows system evaluation tool and compare the processors, memory, 2D and 3D graphics and the speed of storage of your system. Sit down and let the test end. The time needed to reach it will depend on the speed of the components of your PC.

After this is complete, you can find the results in

Find the XML file that contains the name "Formal Assessment". If you have never run the WinSAT command, the file will be called "Initial." File with the tag "Last."

You can open Formal.Assessment XML files in your favorite web browser or XML viewer. The results do not have the correct format as a previous Windows experience index score, but you can still get relevant scores. Scroll a little towards the beginning of the XML file and look for the section called WinSPR.

There, you will see the total score for each category, with "SystemScore" representing the overall index score of your Windows experience.

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