Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 132%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 134%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics157% 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 Drive282% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory24.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171006
Uptime1 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 05:51
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 i7-8700K-$330
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
SC Int 116
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 116
95% 119 Pts
QC Int 457
QC Float 508
QC Mixed 467
108% 477 Pts
MC Int 886
MC Float 1,116
MC Mixed 967
148% 989 Pts
Poor: 95%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 126%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$799
Dell(1028 3600) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
157% Outstanding
Lighting 723
Reflection 468
Parallax 540
203% 577 fps
MRender 230
Gravity 364
Splatting 265
124% 286 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 157%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron_1100_MTFDDAK2T0TBN 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: M0MU031 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
Read 481
Write 474
Mixed 461
106% 472 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 82.4
4K Mixed 35.1
122% 46.6 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 36.5
99% 211 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 107%
Samsung SM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
353GB free
Firmware: CXA75D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
282% Outstanding
Read 2,728
Write 1,511
Mixed 1,736
439% 1,992 MB/s
4K Read 45.4
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 59.1
202% 71.1 MB/s
DQ Read 439
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 190
198% 327 MB/s
Poor: 200%
This bench: 282%
Great: 305%
Toshiba X300 4TB-$113
3.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Read 159
Write 157
Mixed 158
119% 158 MB/s
4K Read 1.87
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.29
146% 1.36 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 102%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
407GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
41.3% Average
Read 117
Write 80.5
Mixed 67.7
105% 88.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.19
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.37
89% 1.22 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 41.3%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378A1K43CB2-CTD 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
84.3% Excellent
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 33.7
MC Mixed 26.7
87% 30.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 33.3
SC Mixed 24.1
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 76.2
52% 76.2 ns
Poor: 84%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 89%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R7 Builds (Compare 1,213 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 111%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
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System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $837
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