Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (10th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 90 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 78.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics132% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
High background CPU (29%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory19.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181009
Uptime1.6 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '21 at 07:24
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 29%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700K-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
78.6% Very good
Memory 77.5
1-Core 128
2-Core 222
82% 142 Pts
4-Core 428
8-Core 702
72% 565 Pts
64-Core 982
66% 982 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
Dell(1028 3718) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
132% Outstanding
Lighting 153
Reflection 165
Parallax 173
123% 163 fps
MRender 208
Gravity 170
Splatting 135
142% 171 fps
Poor: 125%
This bench: 132%
Great: 197%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pm981 NVMe Samsung 256GB
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD72D1Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,022
Write 1,225
Mixed 1051
316% 1,433 MB/s
4K Read 50.3
4K Write 49
4K Mixed 49.7
166% 49.7 MB/s
DQ Read 966
DQ Write 92.6
DQ Mixed 182
221% 413 MB/s
Poor: 116% Great: 256%
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$200
260GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 408 408 404 391 420 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
Read 469
Write 391
Mixed 383
SusWrite 400
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 34.2
4K Write 34.7
4K Mixed 33.5
113% 34.1 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 82.6
DQ Mixed 141
116% 172 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 133%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
64GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 103 117 125 115 115 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
75.1% Very good
Read 149
Write 143
Mixed 68.5
SusWrite 113
87% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
138% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 114%
Seagate Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 500GB
21GB free
Firmware: DEM4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 70 60 59 62 64 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
37.4% Below average
Read 64.2
Write 68
Mixed 46.7
SusWrite 65.8
45% 61.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 37.4%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown XRMWRN-MIE 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
73% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 24.3
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 15.6
50% 17.4 GB/s
Latency 85.2
47% 85.2 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 73%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R7 Builds (Compare 7,237 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: $902
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