Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 81%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 92.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive156% 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
Memory9.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190117
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 20 '19 at 14:29
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700-$340
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
1-Core 133
2-Core 265
94% 199 Pts
4-Core 529
8-Core 813
86% 671 Pts
64-Core 968
65% 968 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$370
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2104 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
74.9% Very good
Lighting 295
Reflection 280
Parallax 288
76% 288 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 272
Splatting 222
74% 231 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 74.9%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba XG5 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$50
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AADA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 308 252 241 199 164 145 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
156% Outstanding
Read 1,817
Write 400
Mixed 395
SusWrite 218
153% 707 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 48
178% 69.1 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 284
231% 327 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 156%
Great: 191%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$44
567GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 159 163 162 164 164 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 174
Mixed 86.2
SusWrite 161
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378A1K43CB2-CTD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
82.4% Excellent
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 23.3
82% 28.7 GB/s
SC Read 19
SC Write 34.9
SC Mixed 26.5
77% 26.8 GB/s
Latency 61.3
65% 61.3 ns
Poor: 72%
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.

Typical Aurora R7 Builds (Compare 7,782 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship

System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $918
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HDDRAMUSB
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Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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