Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 82%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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.
Graphics125% 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 Drive130% 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
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory9.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181009
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 19 '19 at 17:26
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$350
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
92.7% Outstanding
1-Core 133
2-Core 263
93% 198 Pts
4-Core 529
8-Core 838
87% 684 Pts
64-Core 1,056
71% 1,056 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 92.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$630
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 418.81
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
125% Outstanding
Lighting 503
Reflection 413
Parallax 539
132% 485 fps
MRender 389
Gravity 444
Splatting 251
117% 361 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 125%
Great: 134%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc401 NVMe SK hynix 256GB
63GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80006E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 311 312 312 294 292 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
130% Outstanding
Read 1,037
Write 179
Mixed 255
SusWrite 283
95% 438 MB/s
4K Read 46.1
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 42
189% 70.7 MB/s
DQ Read 470
DQ Write 182
DQ Mixed 179
171% 277 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 130%
Great: 171%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
81.4% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 30.2
MC Mixed 22.9
81% 28.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 31.9
SC Mixed 26.6
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 60.7
66% 60.7 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 88%
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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 7,813 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship

System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $928
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