Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 158%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 154%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 142%
UFO
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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 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics211% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive287% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/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
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181009
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 08 '18 at 04:07
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 i7-8700-$295
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 135
SC Float 135
SC Mixed 137
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 480
QC Float 491
QC Mixed 478
110% 483 Pts
MC Int 994
MC Float 1,141
MC Mixed 1,085
160% 1,073 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080 Ti-$1,080
EVGA(3842 2382) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 417.22
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
211% Outstanding
Lighting 636
Reflection 570
Parallax 688
202% 631 fps
MRender 522
Gravity 648
Splatting 303
217% 491 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 211%
Great: 238%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX8200 NVMe PCIe M.2 480GB-$75
329GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVN105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1504 1507 1547 1564 1574 1581 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
287% Outstanding
Read 1,500
Write 1,520
Mixed 1,342
SusWrite 1,546
333% 1,477 MB/s
4K Read 64.7
4K Write 147
4K Mixed 87.8
288% 99.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,029
DQ Write 871
DQ Mixed 963
718% 954 MB/s
Poor: 189%
This bench: 287%
Great: 356%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$79
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OAC70
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 179 177 184 180 183 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 184
Write 178
Mixed 34
SusWrite 181
104% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.6
159% 1.4 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 105%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
82.4% Excellent
MC Read 32.7
MC Write 30.4
MC Mixed 23.2
82% 28.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 32.6
SC Mixed 27.6
76% 26.7 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R7 Builds (Compare 6,609 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 92%
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System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $863
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