Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

Gaming 115%
Desktop 100%
Workstation 107%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 98.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics114% 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 Drive239% 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 Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory26.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180828
Uptime7 Days
Run DateOct 05 '18 at 21:43
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
Memory 93.6
1-Core 129
2-Core 282
95% 168 Pts
4-Core 557
8-Core 942
95% 749 Pts
64-Core 1,120
75% 1,120 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Dell(1028 3600) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 391.25
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
114% Outstanding
Lighting 437
Reflection 378
Parallax 474
115% 430 fps
MRender 220
Gravity 440
Splatting 241
114% 300 fps
Poor: 120%
This bench: 114%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
176GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXA75D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 926 873 823 773 735 702 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
239% Outstanding
Read 2,434
Write 1,174
Mixed 607
SusWrite 805
276% 1,255 MB/s
4K Read 48.3
4K Write 134
4K Mixed 65.7
228% 82.6 MB/s
DQ Read 50.7
DQ Write 908
DQ Mixed 64.7
174% 341 MB/s
Poor: 152%
This bench: 239%
Great: 304%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$75
1TB free
Firmware: MX4OAD30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 157 159 156 160 162 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 153
Mixed 41.5
SusWrite 158
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.8
171% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown XRMWRN-HYA 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
98% Outstanding
MC Read 36.6
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 30
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 20.3
SC Write 41.3
SC Mixed 29.7
87% 30.4 GB/s
Latency 60.8
66% 60.8 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 98%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop 92%
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System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $850
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