Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics102% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very 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.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory7.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors, 1900 x 1068 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190604
Uptime3.8 Days
Run DateNov 30 '19 at 04:16
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-8700-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
85% Excellent
Memory 89.9
1-Core 110
2-Core 234
83% 145 Pts
4-Core 431
8-Core 669
70% 550 Pts
64-Core 881
59% 881 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 85%
Great: 96%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630 (Desktop Coffee Lake i5 i7)
Dell(1028 0858) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.6951
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
6.11% Terrible
Lighting 7.53
Reflection 9.35
Parallax 7.72
6% 8.2 fps
MRender 12
Gravity 6.73
Splatting 13.3
6% 10.7 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.11%
Great: 7%
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below potential (28th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
102% Outstanding
Lighting 122
Reflection 0.12
Parallax 132
99% 84.6 fps
MRender 113
Gravity 134
Splatting 109
106% 119 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 102%
Great: 117%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+1.8TBHDD
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 17.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 58 81 37 179 172 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 60% Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GU6CJR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
65.5% Good
MC Read 26
MC Write 23.5
MC Mixed 19.6
66% 23 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 19.5
SC Mixed 21.9
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 67.3
59% 67.3 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 65.5%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R7 Builds (Compare 5,279 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier

System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $806
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HDDRAMUSB
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