Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 88.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics75.7% 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 Drive169% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory24.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190604
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '19 at 23:35
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700-$350
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
88.6% Excellent
1-Core 133
2-Core 232
88% 183 Pts
4-Core 497
8-Core 821
83% 659 Pts
64-Core 1,078
72% 1,078 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$369
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.36
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
75.7% Very good
Lighting 295
Reflection 286
Parallax 298
76% 293 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 281
Splatting 220
75% 234 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 86%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc401 NVMe SK hynix 256GB
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80006E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 342 335 312 313 292 262 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
169% Outstanding
Read 1,261
Write 560
Mixed 1,005
SusWrite 309
174% 784 MB/s
4K Read 48.2
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 66.1
227% 81.6 MB/s
DQ Read 603
DQ Write 693
DQ Mixed 621
476% 639 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 169%
Great: 171%
SSD 480GB
447GB free
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 442 318 94 101 95 92 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
93.7% Outstanding
Read 483
Write 432
Mixed 339
SusWrite 190
81% 361 MB/s
4K Read 38.9
4K Write 90.3
4K Mixed 42.2
161% 57.1 MB/s
DQ Read 302
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 221
189% 276 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 93.7%
Great: 102%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
893GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 195 196 202 197 198 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
114% Outstanding
Read 201
Write 181
Mixed 78
SusWrite 197
120% 164 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
160% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 114%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown BLS8G4D30AESBK.M8FE 00002C0F 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 00009B1A10BA BLS8G4D30AESBK.M8FE 00002C0F 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 32GB
2400, 2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
80.7% Excellent
MC Read 29.2
MC Write 31.1
MC Mixed 24.8
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 34.7
SC Mixed 25.8
76% 26.5 GB/s
Latency 72
56% 72 ns
Poor: 81%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 81%
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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 7,824 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 76%
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System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $928
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HDDRAMUSB
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