Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (22nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 78 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 79.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics66.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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 R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170213
Uptime4 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 00:35
Run Duration153 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700-$305
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
79.6% Very good
SC Int 111
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 116
92% 115 Pts
QC Int 366
QC Float 390
QC Mixed 378
86% 378 Pts
MC Int 590
MC Float 657
MC Mixed 645
94% 630 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
Dell(1028 11D7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.82
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
66.7% Good
Lighting 216
Reflection 187
Parallax 177
62% 193 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 197
Splatting 149
70% 163 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
11GB free
Firmware: MU02
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 436
Write 423
Mixed 358
90% 406 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 91.8
4K Mixed 40.8
144% 53.7 MB/s
DQ Read 350
DQ Write 318
DQ Mixed 250
211% 306 MB/s
Poor: 68% Great: 113%
Inateck ASM1153E 500GB
318GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 63 64 64 64 64 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
6.72% Terrible
Read 56
Write 56.3
Mixed 39
SusWrite 63.5
12% 53.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
2% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 6.72%
Great: 78%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
742GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 111 131 140 130 144 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
61.9% Good
Read 89.2
Write 94.3
Mixed 57.7
SusWrite 126
67% 91.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
165% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 108%
Seagate Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 750GB-$65
317GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 73 74 74 74 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
46% Average
Read 85.5
Write 78.2
Mixed 50.5
SusWrite 74.6
53% 72.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
103% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 46%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
69.6% Good
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 25.3
MC Mixed 21.7
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 21.8
58% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 70.7
57% 70.7 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R6 Builds (Compare 2,585 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 63%
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System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $685
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