Alienware 17 R5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics79.4% 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 Drive131% 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 17 R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware 17 R5
Memory9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191021
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 15 '20 at 19:46
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8750H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
81.5% Excellent
1-Core 119
2-Core 228
82% 173 Pts
4-Core 466
8-Core 602
70% 534 Pts
64-Core 718
48% 718 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 0877) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 389.12
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
79.4% Very good
Lighting 309
Reflection 314
Parallax 329
81% 317 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 292
Splatting 234
80% 243 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc401 NVMe SK hynix 256GB
128GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80006E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 282 279 279 282 262 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 958
Write 469
Mixed 1,020
SusWrite 280
152% 682 MB/s
4K Read 40.6
4K Write 90.7
4K Mixed 52.8
177% 61.4 MB/s
DQ Read 600
DQ Write 335
DQ Mixed 376
304% 437 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 131%
Great: 168%
Seagate ST1000LM049-2GH172 1TB
862GB free
Firmware: SDM2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 175 171 175 176 176 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Read 130
Write 182
Mixed 64.2
SusWrite 174
100% 138 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
172% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 96%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown KMKYF9-MID 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
76% Very good
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 28.3
MC Mixed 21.1
75% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 30
SC Mixed 24.9
69% 24.3 GB/s
Latency 60.6
66% 60.6 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 76%
Great: 78%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 17 R5 Builds (Compare 3,311 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

System: Alienware 17 R5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 32% - Below average Total price: $45
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