Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 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 79.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics70.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive107% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
9 days ago, 9 days ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory8.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190117
Uptime2.6 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 09:10
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
79.5% Very good
Memory 77.2
1-Core 120
2-Core 233
81% 143 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 750
75% 595 Pts
64-Core 940
63% 940 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 446.14
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
70.5% Very good
Lighting 286
Reflection 276
Parallax 314
75% 292 fps
MRender 185
Gravity 256
Splatting 213
71% 218 fps
Poor: 68%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$140
259GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 474 399 368 373 310 214 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 392
Write 346
Mixed 336
SusWrite 356
80% 357 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 90.1
4K Mixed 51.5
172% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 379
DQ Write 334
DQ Mixed 355
266% 356 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 107%
Great: 134%
Crucial MX300 750GB-$300
53GB free
Firmware: M0CR011
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 443 381 313 311 120 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
72.8% Very good
Read 349
Write 321
Mixed 194
SusWrite 339
68% 301 MB/s
4K Read 15.5
4K Write 85.6
4K Mixed 17.7
92% 39.6 MB/s
DQ Read 245
DQ Write 254
DQ Mixed 340
231% 280 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 105%
WD My Passport 0820 2TB
1.5TB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 105 104 103 103 105 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
44.1% Average
Read 105
Write 106
Mixed 57
SusWrite 104
125% 93 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
97% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 44.1%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
80.1% Excellent
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 30.4
MC Mixed 23.3
82% 28.5 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 32
SC Mixed 27.5
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 85.9
46% 85.9 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 85%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R7 Builds (Compare 2,896 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 87%
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System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $885
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HDDRAMUSB
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