Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

Gaming 110%
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics134% 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 Drive134% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170605
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 08:49
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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-$304
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
78.3% Very good
SC Int 109
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 106
87% 108 Pts
QC Int 362
QC Float 397
QC Mixed 386
86% 382 Pts
MC Int 571
MC Float 649
MC Mixed 620
92% 614 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 78.3%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$750
Dell(1028 120F) ≥ 4GB; PG611
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Lighting 415
Reflection 457
Parallax 451
132% 441 fps
MRender 245
Gravity 423
Splatting 264
136% 311 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 134%
Great: 178%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$121
175GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 409
Mixed 420
99% 446 MB/s
4K Read 43.7
4K Write 84.5
4K Mixed 39.4
161% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 299
DQ Write 237
DQ Mixed 117
128% 217 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 106%
Great: 135%
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
13GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
134% Outstanding
Read 1,581
Write 155
Mixed 803
183% 846 MB/s
4K Read 43
4K Write 52.1
4K Mixed 43.5
148% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 344
DQ Mixed 31.7
108% 234 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 134%
Great: 166%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$55
662GB free
Firmware: MX4OAC70 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
84.1% Excellent
Read 151
Write 142
Mixed 132
106% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.95
4K Mixed 0.2
104% 1.08 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 110%
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 (35th percentile)
72.7% Very good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 27.6
MC Mixed 22.3
74% 26 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 21.4
57% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 86%
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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 86%
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System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $704
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