Alienware M17xR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics73.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive89.5% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemAlienware M17xR4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware M17xR4
Memory29.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180528
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 15 '20 at 19:40
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3740QM-$218
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
75.5% Very good
Memory 79.1
1-Core 110
2-Core 216
78% 135 Pts
4-Core 394
8-Core 530
60% 462 Pts
64-Core 529
36% 529 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Personal NVIDIA GTX1070
Dell(1028 057B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
73.3% Very good
Lighting 91.6
Reflection 114
Parallax 86.3
74% 97.2 fps
MRender 93.8
Gravity 88.8
Splatting 99.5
72% 94.1 fps
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$58
259GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 341 445 432 415 376 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
Read 452
Write 409
Mixed 403
SusWrite 370
92% 408 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 47.2
4K Mixed 32
104% 34.7 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 295
242% 345 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 125%
Liteonit LMT-256M3M mSATA 256GB
183GB free
Firmware: VZDB
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 198 235 229 229 226 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
47.6% Average
Read 244
Write 218
Mixed 184
SusWrite 210
48% 214 MB/s
4K Read 17.6
4K Write 27.3
4K Mixed 16.1
62% 20.3 MB/s
DQ Read 183
DQ Write 95.4
DQ Mixed 105
87% 128 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471B1G73DB0-YK0 Hynix HMT41GS6AFR8A-PB M471B1G73DB0-YK0 Hynix HMT41GS6AFR8A-PB 32GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
55.6% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 16.8
55% 19.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 19
SC Mixed 19.2
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 82.3
49% 82.3 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 55.6%
Great: 58%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M17xR4 Builds (Compare 978 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

System: Alienware M17xR4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $500
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Intel Core i7-11700K $394Nvidia RTX 3080 $700Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $183
HDDRAMUSB
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