Alienware Aurora-R4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 71%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics54.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
SystemAlienware Aurora-R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0FPV4P
Memory27.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131126
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 02:46
Run Duration317 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 i7-4820K-$320
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
71% Very good
SC Int 107
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 110
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 327
QC Float 351
QC Mixed 333
76% 337 Pts
MC Int 492
MC Float 479
MC Mixed 492
73% 488 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 71%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
Nvidia(10DE 1033) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
54.8% Above average
Lighting 222
Reflection 96.8
Parallax 173
63% 164 fps
MRender 109
Gravity 143
Splatting 81.7
49% 111 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$68
398GB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 62% Great: 108%
15GB free, PID 007a
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
5.32% Terrible
Read 20.2
Write 5.89
Mixed 8.19
12% 11.4 MB/s
4K Read 4.65
4K Write 0.003
4K Mixed 0.004
18% 1.55 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.32%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
MC Read 32.2
MC Write 36.7
MC Mixed 34
98% 34.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 14
SC Mixed 13.2
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 81%
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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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Gaming 87%
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Desktop 67%
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Workstation 51%

System: Alienware Aurora-R4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $832
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