Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 118%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics131% 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.
Boot Drive306% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateFeb 24 '21 at 01:05
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$308
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Memory 91.3
1-Core 132
2-Core 254
91% 159 Pts
4-Core 465
8-Core 786
79% 625 Pts
64-Core 1,005
68% 1,005 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Dell(1028 3600) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
131% Outstanding
Lighting 161
Reflection 180
Parallax 168
130% 170 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 169
Splatting 118
131% 139 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 131%
Great: 150%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung SM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
422GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXA75D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1667 1584 1631 1392 1368 1349 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
306% Outstanding
Read 2,485
Write 1,482
Mixed 655
SusWrite 1,498
339% 1,530 MB/s
4K Read 51.6
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 68.4
240% 86.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1,013
DQ Write 811
DQ Mixed 875
665% 900 MB/s
Poor: 143%
This bench: 306%
Great: 315%
Apple HDD HTS547575A9E384 750GB
510GB free
Firmware: JE4AD70F
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 83 84 86 85 86 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
45.5% Average
Read 74.1
Write 65.2
Mixed 38.9
SusWrite 84.3
48% 65.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
99% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 22.8
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 36.6
SC Mixed 26.7
78% 27.4 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 85%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R7 Builds (Compare 5,714 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $796
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