Alienware m17

Performance Results

Gaming 64%
Desktop 48%
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 43.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics91.5% 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 Drive103% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
SystemAlienware m17  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 03R2RY
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191025
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 16 '20 at 16:24
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
43.1% Average
1-Core 63.1
2-Core 125
44% 93.9 Pts
4-Core 242
8-Core 377
40% 310 Pts
64-Core 468
31% 468 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070 (Mobile Max-Q)
Dell(1028 08A2) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.19
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
91.5% Outstanding
Lighting 302
Reflection 301
Parallax 387
79% 330 fps
MRender 312
Gravity 315
Splatting 219
92% 282 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 91.5%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PC401 SK hy 512GB
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80006E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 52 49 48 47 41 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 1,223
Write 74.3
Mixed 131
SusWrite 50.7
78% 370 MB/s
4K Read 31.7
4K Write 71.7
4K Mixed 32.3
127% 45.2 MB/s
DQ Read 491
DQ Write 76.9
DQ Mixed 134
136% 234 MB/s
Poor: 98%
This bench: 103%
Great: 202%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$60
57GB free
Firmware: SDM3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 59 57 58 58 57 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
40.8% Average
Read 84.7
Write 120
Mixed 58
SusWrite 57.2
59% 79.9 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0
60% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64HZ-2G6D1 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
67.9% Good
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 22.8
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.4
SC Write 22.7
SC Mixed 17.9
50% 17.7 GB/s
Latency 74.8
54% 74.8 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 83%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical m17 Builds (Compare 1,241 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 16%
Desktop 76%
Workstation 52%

System: Alienware m17

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