Alienware 17 R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics97% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive64.5% 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.
Run History
SystemAlienware 17 R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0GNM4H
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161112
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 19 '17 at 19:37
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-6700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
76.7% Very good
SC Int 102
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 107
85% 106 Pts
QC Int 374
QC Float 369
QC Mixed 383
85% 375 Pts
MC Int 484
MC Float 552
MC Mixed 524
78% 520 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070
Dell(1028 07C2) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.78
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
97% Outstanding
Lighting 297
Reflection 292
Parallax 287
91% 292 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 287
Splatting 226
102% 237 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 97%
Great: 101%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk X400 M.2 2280 128GB
74GB free
Firmware: X4130012 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 481
Write 319
Mixed 393
88% 398 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 54.1
4K Mixed 13.2
82% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 27.6
DQ Write 53.5
DQ Mixed 12.8
18% 31.3 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 79%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
931GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3W0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
79.3% Very good
Read 142
Write 135
Mixed 130
102% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.71
4K Mixed 0.21
83% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 79.3%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GS6AFR8N-UH 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
78.2% Very good
MC Read 29.7
MC Write 30.9
MC Mixed 22.6
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 23.2
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 71.2
56% 71.2 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 78%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 17 R4 Builds (Compare 2,433 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

System: Alienware 17 R4

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