Alienware M17xR4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics76% 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 Drive101% 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
SystemAlienware M17xR4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware M17xR4
Memory29.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20180528
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 22 '20 at 23:05
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
76.7% Very good
Memory 86
1-Core 108
2-Core 212
79% 135 Pts
4-Core 372
8-Core 478
56% 425 Pts
64-Core 478
32% 478 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia_gtx1070 PERSONAL
Dell(1028 057B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.30
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
76% Very good
Lighting 95.7
Reflection 118
Parallax 91.2
77% 102 fps
MRender 95.4
Gravity 91.4
Splatting 102
74% 96.1 fps
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$58
260GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 438 435 438 434 391 391 MB/s
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 471
Write 428
Mixed 411
SusWrite 421
98% 433 MB/s
4K Read 28.4
4K Write 62.3
4K Mixed 39.4
126% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 352
DQ Mixed 297
243% 346 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 101%
Great: 125%
Liteonit LMT-256M3M mSATA 256GB
164GB free
Firmware: VZDB
SusWrite @10s intervals: 238 237 237 232 238 238 MB/s
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
52.5% Above average
Read 250
Write 232
Mixed 200
SusWrite 236
52% 229 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 29.2
4K Mixed 19.3
70% 22.7 MB/s
DQ Read 182
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 105
90% 134 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 52.5%
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 way above expectations (86th percentile)
57% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 19.7
MC Mixed 17.4
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 18.8
53% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 71.2
56% 71.2 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 57%
Great: 58%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical M17xR4 Builds (Compare 972 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: $495
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