Alienware m17 R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 132%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 130%
UFO
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 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 89.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics148% 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 Drive271% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (51%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAlienware m17 R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware m17 R4
Memory24.4 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20210708
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 04:07
Run Duration282 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 51%

 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 i7-10870H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Memory 92.1
1-Core 123
2-Core 246
88% 154 Pts
4-Core 463
8-Core 858
82% 660 Pts
64-Core 1,301
87% 1,301 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3080 (Laptop)
Dell(1028 0A96) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 16GB, Driver: 496.76
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
148% Outstanding
Lighting 206
Reflection 199
Parallax 192
167% 199 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 148
Splatting 121
125% 155 fps
Poor: 104%
This bench: 148%
Great: 150%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate FireCuda 520 SSD ZP2000GM30002 2TB
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: STNSC014
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1213 1843 2130 2292 2321 2304 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
271% Outstanding
Read 1,187
Write 2,212
Mixed 1,495
SusWrite 2,017
394% 1,728 MB/s
4K Read 44.3
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 61
202% 70.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1076
DQ Write 603
DQ Mixed 749
581% 809 MB/s
Poor: 187%
This bench: 271%
Great: 484%
WDC CH SN530 SDBPTPZ-1T00-1024 931GB
866GB free
Firmware: 08.04.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1311 1274 913 519 518 516 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
201% Outstanding
Read 1,152
Write 1304
Mixed 1,185
SusWrite 842
253% 1,121 MB/s
4K Read 43.1
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 61.4
203% 71.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,133
DQ Write 680
DQ Mixed 840
644% 884 MB/s
Poor: 97%
This bench: 201%
Great: 231%
Sabrent Rocket 4 NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$246
2TB free
Firmware: RKT401.2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2309 2357 2371 2341 2360 2364 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
296% Outstanding
Read 1,224
Write 2,237
Mixed 1,525
SusWrite 2,350
418% 1,834 MB/s
4K Read 39.5
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 61.3
200% 72.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1,190
DQ Write 655
DQ Mixed 815
635% 887 MB/s
Poor: 201%
This bench: 296%
Great: 485%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMAB2GS6AMR6N-XN 2x16GB
2 of 2 slots used
32GB Row of chips DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (81st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
83.6% Excellent
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 32.7
MC Mixed 23.7
84% 29.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 37.2
SC Mixed 26.2
76% 26.8 GB/s
Latency 63.9
63% 63.9 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 83.6%
Great: 86%

 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 8 6 360 17.3" 1280 720 AUOEC91
Typical m17 R4 Builds (Compare 120 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 94%
Nuclear submarine

System: Alienware m17 R4

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