Alienware m17 R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics88.8% 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 Drive241% 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.
Run History
SystemAlienware m17 R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware m17 R4
Memory10.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210310
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 23 '21 at 19:23
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-10870H
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.2 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
86.8% Excellent
Memory 93.5
1-Core 133
2-Core 254
92% 160 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 795
76% 613 Pts
64-Core 1,162
78% 1,162 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 86.8%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070 (Laptop)
Dell(1028 0A75) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 457.73
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
88.8% Excellent
Lighting 95.5
Reflection 151
Parallax 144
77% 130 fps
MRender 180
Gravity 117
Splatting 115
102% 137 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 129%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg60znv1t02 NVMe KIOXIA 1024GB
889GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604107 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1290 1483 1552 1632 1634 1637 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
241% Outstanding
Read 1,100
Write 2,260
Mixed 1,226
SusWrite 1,538
348% 1,531 MB/s
4K Read 46.9
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 61.6
204% 69.9 MB/s
DQ Read 990
DQ Write 817
DQ Mixed 930
689% 912 MB/s
Poor: 151%
This bench: 241%
Great: 328%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M471A1G44AB0-CWE 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB Row of chips DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (45th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
67.1% Good
MC Read 24.6
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 18.1
64% 22.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 24.3
72% 25.4 GB/s
Latency 61.1
66% 61.1 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 79%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 9 7 360 17.3" 1280 720 AUOEC91
Typical m17 R4 Builds (Compare 82 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine

System: Alienware m17 R4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER
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HDDRAMUSB
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