Alienware 17 R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 109%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 113%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 80.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics117% 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 Drive246% 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
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemAlienware 17 R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware 17 R4
Memory26.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180125
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 10:50
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
80.8% Excellent
SC Int 107
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 109
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 390
QC Float 388
QC Mixed 407
90% 395 Pts
MC Int 532
MC Float 612
MC Mixed 579
86% 574 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 07C2) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
117% Outstanding
Lighting 387
Reflection 355
Parallax 368
118% 370 fps
MRender 220
Gravity 355
Splatting 227
117% 267 fps
Poor: 37%
This bench: 117%
Great: 129%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB
660GB free
Firmware: CXY74D1Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
246% Outstanding
Read 2,670
Write 1,355
Mixed 1,589
412% 1,871 MB/s
4K Read 52.1
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 32.6
174% 61.6 MB/s
DQ Read 56
DQ Write 163
DQ Mixed 60.8
61% 93.3 MB/s
Poor: 176%
This bench: 246%
Great: 274%
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB
446GB free
Firmware: CXY74D1Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
266% Outstanding
Read 2,742
Write 1,335
Mixed 1,613
417% 1,897 MB/s
4K Read 54.6
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 55.6
212% 73.1 MB/s
DQ Read 244
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 98.1
106% 178 MB/s
Poor: 176%
This bench: 266%
Great: 274%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
503GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3W0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
66.3% Good
Read 108
Write 124
Mixed 115
87% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 1.44
4K Mixed 0.21
76% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA82GS6AFR8N-UH 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
81% Excellent
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 26.1
83% 29.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 31
SC Mixed 24
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 72.3
55% 72.3 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 81%
Great: 82%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
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Desktop
Desktop 74%
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Workstation
Workstation 54%
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System: Alienware 17 R4

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