Alienware m17 R3

Performance Results

Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 79%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics105% 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 Drive238% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAlienware m17 R3  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware m17 R3
Memory24.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210202
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 27 '21 at 05:08
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
79.1% Very good
Memory 89.6
1-Core 105
2-Core 204
78% 133 Pts
4-Core 370
8-Core 636
63% 503 Pts
64-Core 862
58% 862 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 79.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super Mobile)
Dell(1028 09CE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2220 MHz, MLim: 3557 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.11
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Lighting 132
Reflection 149
Parallax 138
106% 140 fps
MRender 182
Gravity 118
Splatting 115
104% 139 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 105%
Great: 105%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Raid 0 Volume 1TB
564GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1505 1584 1603 1620 1618 1614 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
238% Outstanding
Read 1,490
Write 1,638
Mixed 1,270
SusWrite 1,591
338% 1,497 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 59
4K Mixed 45.8
147% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 893
DQ Write 727
DQ Mixed 808
606% 810 MB/s
Poor: 126%
This bench: 238%
Great: 354%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A2G44AM0-CTD 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB Row of chips DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
79.5% Very good
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 22.3
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 30.1
SC Mixed 24
66% 23.3 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 79.5%
Great: 81%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical m17 R3 Builds (Compare 169 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 82%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 91%
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Workstation 73%

System: Alienware m17 R3

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