Alienware 17 R5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 123%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 87.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics139% 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 Drive283% 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
20 months ago, 20 months ago.
SystemAlienware 17 R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware 17 R5
Memory28.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, , 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181005
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 04 '18 at 11:08
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Memory 85.6
1-Core 124
2-Core 244
86% 151 Pts
4-Core 477
8-Core 802
81% 640 Pts
64-Core 973
65% 973 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 90%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$693
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing below potential (71st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
139% Outstanding
Lighting 530
Reflection 518
Parallax 624
139% 558 fps
MRender 278
Gravity 536
Splatting 291
140% 369 fps
Poor: 105%
This bench: 139%
Great: 147%
Nvidia GTX 1070 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 0877) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
79.7% Very good
Lighting 311
Reflection 320
Parallax 310
82% 313 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 292
Splatting 236
80% 245 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$135
321GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1585 1951 1901 1637 1971 2021 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
283% Outstanding
Read 1,876
Write 1,697
Mixed 981
SusWrite 1,844
359% 1,600 MB/s
4K Read 44.7
4K Write 92.3
4K Mixed 58
191% 65 MB/s
DQ Read 936
DQ Write 698
DQ Mixed 801
603% 812 MB/s
Poor: 223%
This bench: 283%
Great: 396%
Samsung 950 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$391
474GB free
Firmware: 1B0QBXX7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1409 1434 1435 1436 1435 1434 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
244% Outstanding
Read 1,781
Write 1,448
Mixed 813
SusWrite 1,430
306% 1,368 MB/s
4K Read 42.3
4K Write 96.1
4K Mixed 47.8
176% 62.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,031
DQ Write 396
DQ Mixed 467
410% 631 MB/s
Poor: 152%
This bench: 244%
Great: 282%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
929GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3W0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 127 128 126 126 129 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 138
Write 134
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 126
77% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
129% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16ATF2G64HZ-2G6E1 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
MC Read 33
MC Write 34.8
MC Mixed 26.8
90% 31.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 38.6
SC Mixed 26.9
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 71.5
56% 71.5 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 89%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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System: Alienware 17 R5

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