Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics159% 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 Drive75.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemAlienware Area-51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0XJKKD
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141001
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 19:54
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 i7-5930K-$599
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
SC Int 109
SC Float 110
SC Mixed 103
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 446
QC Float 440
QC Mixed 445
100% 443 Pts
MC Int 848
MC Float 908
MC Mixed 894
132% 883 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$69
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
159% Outstanding
Lighting 459
Reflection 462
Parallax 623
160% 515 fps
MRender 259
Gravity 528
Splatting 289
159% 359 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 159%
Great: 180%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme Pro 480GB-$219
283GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X21200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
75.7% Very good
Read 490
Write 470
Mixed 467
106% 476 MB/s
4K Read 17.2
4K Write 36.5
4K Mixed 10.5
59% 21.4 MB/s
DQ Read 210
DQ Write 251
DQ Mixed 10.3
69% 157 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 113%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$59
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OABX0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 179
Mixed 167
129% 171 MB/s
4K Read 1.11
4K Write 2.14
4K Mixed 0.23
111% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A1G43DB0-CPB 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
102% Outstanding
MC Read 38.8
MC Write 41.7
MC Mixed 38.3
113% 39.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 20.5
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 72
56% 72 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 102%
Great: 110%
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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 R2 Builds (Compare 1,652 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 125% - Outstanding Total price: $442
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