Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 82.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics115% 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 Drive74.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200609
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '21 at 23:37
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
Memory 89.7
1-Core 122
2-Core 214
84% 142 Pts
4-Core 406
8-Core 752
72% 579 Pts
64-Core 924
62% 924 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 6700-XT-$480
MSI(1462 3981) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 12GB, Driver: 21.5.1
Performing below potential (22nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
115% Outstanding
Lighting 140
Reflection 135
Parallax 282
113% 186 fps
MRender 160
Gravity 143
Splatting 169
118% 157 fps
Poor: 113%
This bench: 115%
Great: 124%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SK hynix SC311 SATA 128GB
48GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 70000P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 121 122 129 125 119 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
74.5% Very good
Read 485
Write 272
Mixed 324
SusWrite 126
67% 302 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 73
4K Mixed 36.2
127% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 201
DQ Write 157
DQ Mixed 136
114% 165 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 79%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$69
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OAC70
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 167 165 165 168 165 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 175
Mixed 66.6
SusWrite 166
104% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.5
132% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 109%
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 below expectations (19th percentile)
73.9% Very good
MC Read 28.5
MC Write 27.6
MC Mixed 22.2
75% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 28.4
SC Mixed 22.6
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 67.6
59% 67.6 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 73.9%
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 6,581 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $804
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