Alienware Aurora-R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 75.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics35.7% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive76.4% 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.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora-R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07JNH0
Memory26.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131126
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 02:00
Run Duration212 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 i7-3930K-$600
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
75.1% Very good
SC Int 97.4
SC Float 98.1
SC Mixed 96.5
78% 97.3 Pts
QC Int 371
QC Float 340
QC Mixed 368
82% 360 Pts
MC Int 682
MC Float 702
MC Mixed 704
104% 696 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 690 (SLI Disabled)
Nvidia(10DE 095B) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
35.7% Below average
Lighting 52.4
Reflection 93.7
Parallax 139
26% 95 fps
MRender 103
Gravity 117
Splatting 78.2
43% 99.5 fps
Poor: 38%
This bench: 35.7%
Great: 53%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$230
359GB free
Firmware: 010
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
76.4% Very good
Read 464
Write 397
Mixed 399
94% 420 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 69.1
4K Mixed 17.9
97% 37.3 MB/s
DQ Read 29.5
DQ Write 195
DQ Mixed 75.8
69% 100 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 76.4%
Great: 108%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 2TB
931GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
166% Outstanding
Read 264
Write 314
Mixed 203
194% 261 MB/s
4K Read 1.04
4K Write 3.42
4K Mixed 0.49
162% 1.65 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 166%
Great: 250%
Kingston DataTraveler G3 16GB
10GB free, PID 1643
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
9.31% Terrible
Read 25
Write 9.51
Mixed 11.1
16% 15.2 MB/s
4K Read 4.62
4K Write 0.82
4K Mixed 0.56
64% 2 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 9.31%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 16JTF1G64AZ-1G6E1 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
92.2% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 37
MC Mixed 33.6
103% 36.1 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 11.8
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 69.4
58% 69.4 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 92.2%
Great: 95%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora-R4 Builds (Compare 2,171 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

System: Alienware Aurora-R4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $880
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