Alienware m17 R5 AMD

Performance Results

Gaming 46%
Desktop 104%
Workstation 48%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 99.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics37.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive362% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAlienware m17 R5 AMD  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0FDTJY
Memory9.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 4.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20220623
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 06 '22 at 20:19
Run Duration227 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 9 6900HX
FP7, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 4.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
Memory 77
1-Core 168
2-Core 334
102% 193 Pts
4-Core 650
8-Core 1,280
114% 965 Pts
64-Core 1535
95% 1535 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon Graphics
Dell(1028 0B5B) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver:
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
37.5% Below average
Lighting 46.5
Reflection 187
Parallax 88.5
38% 107 fps
MRender 24.9
Gravity 44.9
Splatting 57.9
37% 42.6 fps
Poor: 16%
This bench: 37.5%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc801 NVMe SK hynix 1TB
880GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 51002141 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2070 2004 2152 1609 1369 1370 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
362% Outstanding
Read 3,218
Write 2,244
Mixed 1,914
SusWrite 1,762
510% 2,284 MB/s
4K Read 59.4
4K Write 168
4K Mixed 85
288% 104 MB/s
DQ Read 1,164
DQ Write 456
DQ Mixed 1361
862% 994 MB/s
Poor: 178%
This bench: 362%
Great: 525%
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$50
887GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1785 1789 1577 1420 1381 1447 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
296% Outstanding
Read 2,005
Write 1,761
Mixed 1,506
SusWrite 1,566
384% 1,710 MB/s
4K Read 58.2
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 82.4
274% 97.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,160
DQ Write 401
DQ Mixed 1,263
806% 941 MB/s
Poor: 188%
This bench: 296%
Great: 410%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown MTC4C10163S1SC48BA1 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM 22h clocked @ 4800 MHz
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
112% Outstanding
MC Read 40.6
MC Write 46.3
MC Mixed 36.6
118% 41.2 GB/s
SC Read 26.6
SC Write 47.8
SC Mixed 27.2
97% 33.9 GB/s
Latency 86.3
46% 86.3 ns
Poor: 94%
This bench: 112%
Great: 137%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop 91%
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System: Alienware m17 R5 AMD

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