Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 96.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics78.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive127% 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
Memory10.9 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 21:56
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-$285
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Memory 94.6
1-Core 134
2-Core 263
94% 164 Pts
4-Core 525
8-Core 856
88% 690 Pts
64-Core 999
67% 999 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2205 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing below potential (49th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
78.7% Very good
Lighting 101
Reflection 112
Parallax 93.2
82% 102 fps
MRender 98.9
Gravity 92.3
Splatting 95.3
75% 95.5 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba XG5 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$50
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AADA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 418 300 277 242 239 241 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Read 724
Write 220
Mixed 370
SusWrite 286
88% 400 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 55.4
179% 66.2 MB/s
DQ Read 564
DQ Write 554
DQ Mixed 220
258% 446 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 127%
Great: 197%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
567GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 176 161 181 180 181 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 146
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 176
107% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 102%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378A1K43CB2-CTD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
MC Read 32.5
MC Write 31.9
MC Mixed 23.3
84% 29.2 GB/s
SC Read 20.1
SC Write 36.2
SC Mixed 26.7
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 58.3
69% 58.3 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 84.2%
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 6,911 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $875
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HDDRAMUSB
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