Alienware 17 R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics40.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive189% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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 02HNYT
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170209
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 04:31
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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 i7-7820HK
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
78.1% Very good
SC Int 102
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 104
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 384
QC Float 400
QC Mixed 392
89% 392 Pts
MC Int 538
MC Float 612
MC Mixed 583
86% 578 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 07C2) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1911 MHz, MaxM: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.78
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (118 fps cap detected)
40.7% Average
Lighting 118
Reflection 118
Parallax 118
35% 118 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 117
Splatting 118
61% 118 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 40.7%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme THNSN5256GPUK NV 256GB
155GB free
Firmware: 5KDA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
189% Outstanding
Read 1,602
Write 755
Mixed 894
238% 1,084 MB/s
4K Read 36.6
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 59.4
192% 69.8 MB/s
DQ Read 492
DQ Write 365
DQ Mixed 184
204% 347 MB/s
Poor: 101%
This bench: 189%
Great: 182%
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 8TB
6TB free
Firmware: D781
4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 159
Write 103
Mixed 90.4
88% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 6.98
4K Mixed 0.7
243% 2.85 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 88%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
603GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3W0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
69.5% Good
Read 121
Write 121
Mixed 114
89% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.23
86% 0.89 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16ATF2G64HZ-2G3B1 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 31.6
MC Mixed 25.7
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 31.3
SC Mixed 24.4
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 71.6
56% 71.6 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 82%
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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 965 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 57%
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Workstation
Workstation 45%
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System: Alienware 17 R4

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