Alienware 17 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics91.1% 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 Drive51.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAlienware 17 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware 17 R2
Memory7.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190529
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 26 '20 at 06:54
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%
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 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-4710HQ
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
68% Good
Memory 82.1
1-Core 90.8
2-Core 169
69% 114 Pts
4-Core 292
8-Core 484
49% 388 Pts
64-Core 479
32% 479 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 68%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Asus(1043 875D) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 27.21.14.5638
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
91.1% Outstanding
Lighting 396
Reflection 281
Parallax 366
104% 348 fps
MRender 305
Gravity 310
Splatting 207
91% 274 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 119%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM851 M.2 2280 128GB
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT25D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 41 39 38 39 41 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
51.5% Above average
Read 383
Write 50.5
Mixed 77.7
SusWrite 40.1
30% 138 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 36.5
4K Mixed 21.2
80% 26.6 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 61.4
DQ Mixed 50.2
77% 156 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 72%
WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2004)-$94
610GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 91 91 92 94 92 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
52.8% Above average
Read 92
Write 99.7
Mixed 53.8
SusWrite 91.9
62% 84.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT41GS6BFR8A-PB 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
54% Above average
MC Read 19.9
MC Write 19.8
MC Mixed 16.2
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 17.9
SC Mixed 18.8
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 76.8
52% 76.8 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 54%
Great: 59%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 17 R2 Builds (Compare 460 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Alienware 17 R2

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