Alienware 17 R5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 80%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics102% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive226% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
22 months ago, 22 months ago.
SystemAlienware 17 R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware 17 R5
Memory25.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190418
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 15 '19 at 20:58
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-8950HK
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
88.4% Excellent
Memory 93.7
1-Core 132
2-Core 258
93% 161 Pts
4-Core 454
8-Core 619
70% 536 Pts
64-Core 759
51% 759 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 88.4%
Great: 92%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 0877) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
102% Outstanding
Lighting 128
Reflection 142
Parallax 121
103% 130 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 127
Splatting 105
101% 115 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 102%
Great: 109%
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Dell(1028 0877) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.6860
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
5.97% Terrible
Lighting 6.77
Reflection 11.6
Parallax 8.19
6% 8.86 fps
MRender 12.6
Gravity 7.17
Splatting 16.1
7% 12 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.97%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc400 NVMe SK hynix 512GB
326GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 40001E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1286 1307 1296 1305 1314 925 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
226% Outstanding
Read 1,397
Write 757
Mixed 764
SusWrite 1,239
232% 1039 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 91.8
4K Mixed 53.7
179% 62 MB/s
DQ Read 1,133
DQ Write 617
DQ Mixed 608
523% 786 MB/s
Poor: 119%
This bench: 226%
Great: 249%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
926GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3W0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 113 121 120 111 119 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
73.7% Very good
Read 140
Write 106
Mixed 30
SusWrite 117
71% 98.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
103% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 76%
Memorex USB Flash Drive 64GB
54GB free, PID 7722
Operating at USB 3.2 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 21 19 19 22 36 34 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
31.3% Below average
Read 150
Write 32
Mixed 41.2
SusWrite 25.1
64% 62.2 MB/s
4K Read 5.3
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.5
67% 2.23 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 31.3%
Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance SODIM DDR4 2666 C18 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
88.2% Excellent
MC Read 32.1
MC Write 33.3
MC Mixed 27.9
89% 31.1 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 36.4
SC Mixed 27.1
79% 27.6 GB/s
Latency 60.6
66% 60.6 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 90%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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System: Alienware 17 R5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 28% - Poor Total price: $50
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