Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics94.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190117
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 02:39
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 124
SC Float 134
SC Mixed 132
104% 130 Pts
QC Int 497
QC Float 523
QC Mixed 504
115% 508 Pts
MC Int 980
MC Float 1,113
MC Mixed 1,016
155% 1,037 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 104%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$380
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.25
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
Lighting 280
Reflection 252
Parallax 238
82% 257 fps
MRender 203
Gravity 289
Splatting 231
103% 241 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 109%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+932GBHDD 1TB
305GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 16.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 95 51 68 140 131 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 32% Great: 90%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
75% Very good
MC Read 29.2
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 22
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 31
SC Mixed 26.8
72% 25.3 GB/s
Latency 74.7
54% 74.7 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 75%
Great: 85%
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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 5,969 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: 105% - Outstanding Total price: $878
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HDDRAMUSB
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