Alienware X51 R3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 75.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics65.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive130% 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.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemAlienware X51 R3  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 026CD3
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171211
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 04:04
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 i7-6700-$320
0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
75.3% Very good
SC Int 106
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 107
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 362
QC Float 396
QC Mixed 364
85% 374 Pts
MC Int 518
MC Float 629
MC Mixed 581
86% 576 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$219
HP(103C 82FC) 3GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
65.7% Good
Lighting 206
Reflection 170
Parallax 184
61% 187 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 190
Splatting 151
69% 161 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 71%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZVPV128HDGM-00000 128GB
13GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXW7300Q
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
130% Outstanding
Read 1,379
Write 511
Mixed 669
186% 853 MB/s
4K Read 40.9
4K Write 88.1
4K Mixed 23.5
139% 50.8 MB/s
DQ Read 41.7
DQ Write 89.7
DQ Mixed 23.1
30% 51.5 MB/s
Poor: 120%
This bench: 130%
Great: 375%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA451U6AFR8N-TF 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
71.5% Very good
MC Read 27.1
MC Write 27.6
MC Mixed 20.7
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 26.4
SC Mixed 21.8
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 79%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X51 R3 Builds (Compare 1,067 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

System: Alienware X51 R3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $518
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