Alienware x17 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 136%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 106%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 151%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics136% 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 Drive348% 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.
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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
CPU throttled at 89% 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 x17 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 04HR81
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 4.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20220606
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 06 '22 at 02:19
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
CPU Throttled 89%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-12700H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 14 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 2.3 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Memory 73.1
1-Core 188
2-Core 363
111% 208 Pts
4-Core 665
8-Core 1,180
116% 922 Pts
64-Core 2,134
143% 2,134 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 Ti Laptop GPU
Dell(1028 0B28) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1830 MHz, MLim: 3550 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.59
Performing below potential (79th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
136% Outstanding
Lighting 186
Reflection 195
Parallax 197
151% 193 fps
MRender 190
Gravity 138
Splatting 127
118% 152 fps
Poor: 104%
This bench: 136%
Great: 141%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme KXG70ZNV1T02 KIOXIA 1024GB
731GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10804105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2169 2320 1582 1643 1646 1647 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
348% Outstanding
Read 2,682
Write 2,652
Mixed 2,041
SusWrite 1,834
517% 2,302 MB/s
4K Read 60.9
4K Write 169
4K Mixed 87.5
294% 106 MB/s
DQ Read 1,214
DQ Write 454
DQ Mixed 976
684% 881 MB/s
Poor: 219%
This bench: 348%
Great: 465%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M425R1GB4BB0-CQKOL 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM 22h clocked @ 4800 MHz
Performing below potential (26th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
120% Outstanding
MC Read 51.6
MC Write 41.8
MC Mixed 43.7
131% 45.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.7
SC Write 43.8
SC Mixed 26
85% 29.8 GB/s
Latency 94.4
42% 94.4 ns
Poor: 103%
This bench: 120%
Great: 139%

 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 7 360 17.3" 1280 720 AUOBD90
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Gaming
Gaming 29%
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Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 30%
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System: Alienware x17 R2

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