Alienware 15 R3

Performance Results

Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 71%
Workstation 55%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics99.8% 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 Drive53.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 15 R3  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware 15 R3
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180125
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 02:18
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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 i7-7700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
76.1% Very good
SC Int 114
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 115
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 353
QC Float 384
QC Mixed 359
83% 365 Pts
MC Int 513
MC Float 599
MC Mixed 563
83% 558 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 07C0) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 387.99
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
99.8% Outstanding
Lighting 303
Reflection 310
Parallax 304
94% 305 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 294
Splatting 240
104% 244 fps
Poor: 27%
This bench: 99.8%
Great: 101%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk X400 M.2 2280 128GB
36GB free
Firmware: X4152012 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
53.3% Above average
Read 478
Write 234
Mixed 296
74% 336 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 43.1
4K Mixed 8.66
66% 24.2 MB/s
DQ Read 18
DQ Write 31.2
DQ Mixed 9.11
11% 19.4 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 53.3%
Great: 78%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
875GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3W0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
69.6% Good
Read 121
Write 122
Mixed 117
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.22
4K Mixed 0.19
68% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 69.6%
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 (99th percentile)
78.6% Very good
MC Read 30.2
MC Write 30.2
MC Mixed 22.8
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 25.4
70% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 78.6%
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 15 R3 Builds (Compare 2,581 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 16%
Desktop 59%
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

System: Alienware 15 R3

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