Alienware 17 R3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics5.07% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive105% 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.
SystemAlienware 17 R3  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0T3TKY
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
DisplayΧρώματα 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190530
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 10 '20 at 01:53
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
66.6% Good
Memory 77.1
1-Core 97.1
2-Core 200
72% 125 Pts
4-Core 306
8-Core 423
48% 365 Pts
64-Core 457
31% 457 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 530 (Mobile Skylake)
Dell(1028 0708) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 27.20.100.7990
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
5.07% Terrible
Lighting 6.27
Reflection 30.1
Parallax 6.84
5% 14.4 fps
MRender 9.43
Gravity 5.63
Splatting 12.5
5% 9.18 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 5.07%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$55
430GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 419 414 407 380 369 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 478
Write 416
Mixed 411
SusWrite 399
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 80.4
4K Mixed 44.7
151% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 357
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 281
226% 317 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 105%
Great: 125%
Hitachi HTS 721010A9E630 1TB
781GB free
Firmware: 0509
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 121 125 126 124 131 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 139
Write 121
Mixed 35.7
SusWrite 125
76% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
123% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 16ATF1G64HZ-2G1A2 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
71.2% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 23.3
76% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.8
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 11.5
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 86
46% 86 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 76%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 17 R3 Builds (Compare 2,715 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk

System: Alienware 17 R3

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HDDRAMUSB
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