Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 95.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics74.8% 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%
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 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700-$298
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Memory 93.4
1-Core 133
2-Core 265
94% 164 Pts
4-Core 529
8-Core 813
86% 671 Pts
64-Core 968
65% 968 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2104 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
74.8% Very good
Lighting 295
Reflection 280
Parallax 288
77% 288 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 272
Splatting 222
75% 231 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba XG5 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$36
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 (83rd 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: 73%
This bench: 156%
Great: 191%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
567GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 159 163 162 164 164 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th 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: 56%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 114%
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 (79th 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: 68%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R7 Builds (Compare 3,610 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $874
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CPUGPUSSD
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Intel Core i7-9700K $299Nvidia RTX 3080 $700Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $47
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $69SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $69SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Extreme 16GB $28
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