Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics98.3% 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 Drive159% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190604
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 23 '19 at 03:31
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$350
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
1-Core 136
2-Core 268
95% 202 Pts
4-Core 527
8-Core 872
88% 699 Pts
64-Core 1,041
70% 1,041 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.2
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Lighting 388
Reflection 364
Parallax 417
101% 389 fps
MRender 235
Gravity 382
Splatting 241
94% 286 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba XG5 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$50
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AADA4105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 262 264 270 258 260 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
159% Outstanding
Read 1,794
Write 275
Mixed 310
SusWrite 252
141% 658 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 141
4K Mixed 50
191% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 432
DQ Write 161
DQ Mixed 250
197% 281 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 159%
Great: 190%
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$54
71GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 466 382 273 274 274 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
118% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 475
Mixed 443
SusWrite 356
100% 445 MB/s
4K Read 42.7
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 57.5
192% 67.1 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 351
265% 356 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 118%
Great: 129%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$37
547GB free
Firmware: MS2OA810
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 181 184 166 152 185 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 189
Mixed 38
SusWrite 175
108% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
133% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 106%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
80.6% Excellent
MC Read 31.8
MC Write 30.1
MC Mixed 22.7
81% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 30.1
SC Mixed 26.4
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 59.4
67% 59.4 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 80.6%
Great: 87%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R7 Builds (Compare 7,276 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 75%
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System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $888
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