Alienware 17 R5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 82.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive199% 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.
Run History
SystemAlienware 17 R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware 17 R5
Memory25.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200708
Uptime8 Days
Run DateJun 20 '21 at 00:55
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
Memory 89.2
1-Core 119
2-Core 197
81% 135 Pts
4-Core 418
8-Core 562
64% 490 Pts
64-Core 664
45% 664 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 088C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.09
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 36.7
Reflection 68.6
Parallax 19.7
30% 41.7 fps
Gravity 16.7
Splatting 70
18% 43.3 fps
Poor: 48% Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PC400 SK hy 512GB
326GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 40001E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 954 1258 1219 981 609 583 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
199% Outstanding
Read 1,428
Write 1024
Mixed 861
SusWrite 934
238% 1,062 MB/s
4K Read 37
4K Write 89.9
4K Mixed 51.4
170% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 870
DQ Write 566
DQ Mixed 613
486% 683 MB/s
Poor: 134%
This bench: 199%
Great: 251%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
394GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3W0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 103 106 104 107 106 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
59.7% Above average
Read 103
Write 97.5
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 105
60% 83.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
123% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 59.7%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A2K43CB1-CTD 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
MC Read 33.7
MC Write 35.2
MC Mixed 27.7
92% 32.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 28.7
81% 28.3 GB/s
Latency 68.2
59% 68.2 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 90%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 120 17.2" 1280 720 AUO1496
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Gaming
Gaming 58%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 50%
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System: Alienware 17 R5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 28% - Poor Total price: $50
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