Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 127%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics101% 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 Drive204% 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.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170223
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 08:47
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 i7-7700K-$298
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 143
SC Float 150
SC Mixed 145
117% 146 Pts
QC Int 521
QC Float 532
QC Mixed 489
116% 514 Pts
MC Int 732
MC Float 828
MC Mixed 791
117% 783 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 102%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2113 MHz, MLim: 2035 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Lighting 307
Reflection 300
Parallax 321
97% 310 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 297
Splatting 233
104% 242 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 101%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme THNSN5256GPUK NV 256GB
60GB free
Firmware: 4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
204% Outstanding
Read 1,648
Write 773
Mixed 1,061
256% 1,161 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 144
4K Mixed 53.2
211% 80.2 MB/s
DQ Read 692
DQ Write 531
DQ Mixed 221
271% 481 MB/s
Poor: 101%
This bench: 204%
Great: 182%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
809GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 171
Mixed 156
128% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.24
106% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 102%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8ATF1G64AZ-2G3B1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
77.6% Very good
MC Read 29.2
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 22.3
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 29.6
SC Mixed 25.2
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 80%
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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 904 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $802
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $298Nvidia GTX 1070 $410Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $280AMD RX 480 $390Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $126
Intel Core i5-7600K $212Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $285Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $154
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $718SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $77Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $140SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $57HyperX Fury DDR4 2133 C14 2x8GB $140SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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