Alienware 17 R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (90th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 10 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics77.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive163% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
CPU throttled at 99% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
SystemAlienware 17 R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware 17 R4
Memory27 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170914
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 21 '21 at 01:33
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
CPU Throttled 99%

 PC Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-7700HQ
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
74.6% Very good
Memory 80.8
1-Core 115
2-Core 218
78% 138 Pts
4-Core 368
8-Core 595
59% 481 Pts
64-Core 597
37% 597 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 0778) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 27.21.14.6663
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
77.3% Very good
Lighting 94.7
Reflection 112
Parallax 93.7
77% 100 fps
MRender 89
Gravity 92.6
Splatting 100
78% 93.9 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 82%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Nvme THNSN51T02DUK NV 1TB
876GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5KDA4101 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 547 234 112 117 115 131 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
163% Outstanding
Read 1,162
Write 968
Mixed 965
SusWrite 210
184% 826 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 63.5
217% 79.1 MB/s
DQ Read 932
DQ Write 721
DQ Mixed 821
616% 825 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 163%
Great: 163%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
924GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3W0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 134 137 137 134 136 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
78% Very good
Read 138
Write 118
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 134
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
125% 1 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 78%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Unknown 16ATF2G64HZ-2G3B1 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
79% Very good
MC Read 28.8
MC Write 30.9
MC Mixed 25.1
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 31.3
SC Mixed 25.2
69% 24.1 GB/s
Latency 79
51% 79 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 79%
Great: 82%

 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% 0 106 5 60 17.2" 1920 1080 AUO109D
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Gaming
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Desktop
Desktop 71%
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Workstation
Workstation 41%
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System: Alienware 17 R4

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