Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 102%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics104% 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 Drive85.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 09G12C
Memory22.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161011
Uptime4.4 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 17:33
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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 i7-6950X-$1,350
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
SC Int 103
SC Float 118
SC Mixed 113
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 438
QC Float 485
QC Mixed 452
104% 458 Pts
MC Int 1,280
MC Float 1,442
MC Mixed 1,322
202% 1,348 Pts
Poor: 88%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 119%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$550
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 381.67
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 401
Reflection 261
Parallax 282
105% 315 fps
MRender 157
Gravity 292
Splatting 169
82% 206 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 104%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SK hynix SC311 SATA 512GB
357GB free
Firmware: 70000P10 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Read 512
Write 475
Mixed 504
111% 497 MB/s
4K Read 25.7
4K Write 77.6
4K Mixed 23.2
110% 42.2 MB/s
DQ Read 30.6
DQ Write 97.4
DQ Mixed 23.5
30% 50.5 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 111%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$110
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 151
Mixed 129
114% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 1.88
4K Mixed 0.19
88% 0.95 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown XRGM6C-MIB 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71% Very good
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 21.2
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 19.8
SC Mixed 18.4
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 66.5
60% 66.5 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 71%
Great: 75%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $820
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