Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (10th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 90 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics97.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory5.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190117
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateNov 06 '19 at 23:28
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing way below expectations (10th 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-$340
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
80.1% Excellent
1-Core 124
2-Core 235
85% 179 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 708
72% 570 Pts
64-Core 914
61% 914 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 80.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.8
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
97.9% Outstanding
Lighting 364
Reflection 338
Parallax 366
96% 356 fps
MRender 225
Gravity 368
Splatting 230
98% 274 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 97.9%
Great: 115%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+1.8TBHDD
868GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 16.8
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 154 131 163 165 165 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 17% Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
71.7% Very good
MC Read 30
MC Write 26.2
MC Mixed 22.3
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 19.9
53% 18.4 GB/s
Latency 75.5
53% 75.5 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $930
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