Alienware X51 R2

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 79.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics12.9% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 6 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
SystemAlienware X51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0PGRP5
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170320
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 22:14
Run Duration80 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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 i7-4770-$305
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
79.8% Very good
SC Int 111
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 111
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 399
QC Float 409
QC Mixed 394
91% 401 Pts
MC Int 552
MC Float 588
MC Mixed 580
86% 574 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 79.8%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 745 (OEM)-$60
Nvidia(10DE 1065) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1032 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
12.9% Very poor
Lighting 42.5
Reflection 34.9
Parallax 33.1
12% 36.8 fps
MRender 24.1
Gravity 38
Splatting 33.3
14% 31.8 fps
Poor: 11%
This bench: 12.9%
Great: 13%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$88
160GB free
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 68% Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT451U6AFR8C-PB 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
57.7% Above average
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 20.9
MC Mixed 17.1
57% 19.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 17.4
51% 17.7 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X51 R2 Builds (Compare 2,002 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

System: Alienware X51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $453
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