Alienware 17 R5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 86.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics52.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive62.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 17 R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware 17 R5
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180810
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 19:42
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Memory 93.3
1-Core 117
2-Core 238
86% 149 Pts
4-Core 435
8-Core 597
67% 516 Pts
64-Core 730
49% 730 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 0877) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 389.12
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
52.6% Above average
Lighting 200
Reflection 190
Parallax 197
52% 196 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 189
Splatting 160
53% 166 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 52%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SK hynix SC311 SATA 128GB
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 70000P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 125 127 127 128 145 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
62.7% Good
Read 476
Write 289
Mixed 189
SusWrite 130
60% 271 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 63.8
4K Mixed 22.8
97% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 125
DQ Mixed 142
107% 143 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 80%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GS6AFR8N-UH 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
76.6% Very good
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 21.9
77% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 28.7
SC Mixed 24.2
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 61.3
65% 61.3 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 78%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 50%
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System: Alienware 17 R5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 31% - Below average Total price: $45
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