Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive51.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
SystemAlienware Area-51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0XJKKD
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20170517
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 16:08
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU0%

 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 i7-5820K-$370
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
85.3% Excellent
SC Int 105
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 108
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 409
QC Float 423
QC Mixed 424
95% 418 Pts
MC Int 774
MC Float 831
MC Mixed 788
119% 797 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 102%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM851 2.5 7mm 128GB
37GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT08D0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
51.6% Above average
Read 494
Write 53.1
Mixed 92.2
45% 213 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 45.2
4K Mixed 10.8
70% 25.9 MB/s
DQ Read 304
DQ Write 67.8
DQ Mixed 26.5
61% 133 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 70%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$59
914GB free
Firmware: MX4OABX0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Read 162
Write 139
Mixed 158
116% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.67
4K Mixed 0.22
77% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 109%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
684GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Read 149
Write 135
Mixed 129
103% 138 MB/s
4K Read 1.22
4K Write 2.59
4K Mixed 0.27
128% 1.36 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A5143DB0-CPB 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
98% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 35.7
108% 37.7 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 19.5
SC Mixed 20.1
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 98%
Great: 101%
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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 1,653 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 69%
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System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 125% - Outstanding Total price: $446
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