Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 95.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics10.1% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive242% 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.
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory25.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180517
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 10:37
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 (9th percentile)
95.7% Outstanding
SC Int 105
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 115
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 466
QC Float 489
QC Mixed 474
108% 476 Pts
MC Int 898
MC Float 1130
MC Mixed 993
150% 1,007 Pts
Poor: 93%
This bench: 95.7%
Great: 124%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630 (Desktop Coffee Lake i5 i7)
Dell(1028 0858) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4758
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
10.1% Very poor
Lighting 25.4
Reflection 29.5
Parallax 27.1
8% 27.3 fps
MRender 25.8
Gravity 22.6
Splatting 38.6
12% 29 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 10.1%
Great: 11%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc400 NVMe SK hynix 512GB
392GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 40001E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
242% Outstanding
Read 2,380
Write 1,310
Mixed 1,262
363% 1,651 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 49.8
180% 64.8 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 230
DQ Mixed 106
117% 196 MB/s
Poor: 178%
This bench: 242%
Great: 263%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC28 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 186
Write 173
Mixed 158
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.19
84% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 103%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16ATF2G64AZ-2G6E1 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
82.3% Excellent
MC Read 31.5
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 26
86% 30 GB/s
SC Read 12.4
SC Write 28.8
SC Mixed 22
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 82%
This bench: 82.3%
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 2,302 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $767
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $330Nvidia GTX 1070 $380Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $95
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $240Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $120
Intel Core i5-8600K $240AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $172SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $901SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $195SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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