Alienware 17 R5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
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 86.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics80.4% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, , ,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190418
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 04 '19 at 23:58
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User NIC-User
Background CPU0%

 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 Server
Intel Core i7-8750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
86.2% Excellent
Memory 91.7
1-Core 120
2-Core 233
86% 148 Pts
4-Core 450
8-Core 550
66% 500 Pts
64-Core 676
45% 676 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 86.2%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 0877) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.72
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Lighting 101
Reflection 118
Parallax 99.3
81% 106 fps
MRender 94.4
Gravity 98.7
Splatting 105
79% 99.5 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD WD10SPZX-00HKTT0 1TB
868GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 71 73 86 110 99 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
47.6% Average
Read 80.2
Write 60.8
Mixed 71.8
SusWrite 84.7
55% 74.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.7
186% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 79%
Seagate Backup+ Desk 3TB
110GB free
Firmware: 050B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 37 37 37 37 37 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
51.9% Above average
Read 144
Write 13.7
Mixed 39.9
SusWrite 37
43% 58.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.6
105% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 103%
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 (93rd percentile)
76.7% Very good
MC Read 30.1
MC Write 29.7
MC Mixed 21.3
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 28.1
SC Mixed 24.3
67% 23.4 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 78%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 17 R5 Builds (Compare 805 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

System: Alienware 17 R5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 36% - Below average Total price: $36
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