Alienware 17 R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics74.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive110% 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 R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0KY0N5
Memory10 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161020
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 04 '21 at 22:23
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 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 Server
Intel Core i7-6820HK
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
73.9% Very good
Memory 83.3
1-Core 99.6
2-Core 177
72% 120 Pts
4-Core 348
8-Core 518
56% 433 Pts
64-Core 522
35% 522 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070 (Mobile)
Dell(1028 0776) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvldumdx.dll Ver. 26.21.14.3153
Performing below potential (68th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
74.6% Very good
Lighting 94.6
Reflection 114
Parallax 89.3
76% 99.3 fps
MRender 87.7
Gravity 90
Splatting 95.7
72% 91.1 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 80%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5KDA4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 210 219 187 125 123 127 MB/s
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 706
Write 344
Mixed 355
SusWrite 165
87% 393 MB/s
4K Read 38.3
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 35.1
159% 59.8 MB/s
DQ Read 802
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 401
334% 496 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 110%
Great: 144%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
371GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3W0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 130 134 134 128 132 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
75.7% Very good
Read 132
Write 136
Mixed 30
SusWrite 132
78% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64HZ-2G6B1 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
78.1% Very good
MC Read 31
MC Write 29.9
MC Mixed 22.5
79% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 29.9
SC Mixed 24.9
68% 24 GB/s
Latency 74.6
54% 74.6 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 83%

 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 60 17.3" 1280 720 SHP1446
Typical 17 R4 Builds (Compare 4,389 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

System: Alienware 17 R4

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