Alienware Area-51 R3

Performance Results

Gaming 126%
Desktop 129%
Workstation 149%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 104%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics145% 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.
Boot Drive211% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemAlienware Area-51 R3  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0XF4NJ
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180515
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 00:18
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen TR 1950X-$649
SP3r2, 1 CPU, 16 cores, 32 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
104% Outstanding
SC Int 102
SC Float 108
SC Mixed 105
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 408
QC Float 400
QC Mixed 423
93% 410 Pts
MC Int 2,117
MC Float 2,342
MC Mixed 2,211
333% 2,224 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 104%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$713
Dell(1028 3600) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
145% Outstanding
Lighting 474
Reflection 474
Parallax 526
152% 492 fps
MRender 247
Gravity 447
Splatting 263
140% 319 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 145%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB
885GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXY74D1Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1290 1188 1174 1199 1196 1190 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
211% Outstanding
Read 1,810
Write 1,536
Mixed 937
SusWrite 1206
307% 1,372 MB/s
4K Read 42.8
4K Write 77.4
4K Mixed 53.9
175% 58 MB/s
DQ Read 236
DQ Write 209
DQ Mixed 232
171% 226 MB/s
Poor: 156%
This bench: 211%
Great: 281%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$59
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OAC70
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 160 161 159 160 158 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 142
Write 152
Mixed 18
SusWrite 160
85% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.5
132% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 16ATF2G64AZ-2G6H1 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
86.6% Excellent
MC Read 33
MC Write 31.7
MC Mixed 29.5
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 27.3
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 83.1
48% 83.1 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 91%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Area-51 R3 Builds (Compare 60 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 129%
Desktop 129%
Workstation 152%

System: Alienware Area-51 R3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,362
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