Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 86.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics67.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive181% 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.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180223
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 04:56
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 i7-7700-$305
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
86.9% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 122
98% 123 Pts
QC Int 392
QC Float 430
QC Mixed 423
94% 415 Pts
MC Int 612
MC Float 695
MC Mixed 662
98% 656 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$270
Dell(1028 11D7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
67.7% Good
Lighting 218
Reflection 189
Parallax 214
67% 207 fps
MRender 137
Gravity 192
Splatting 147
68% 159 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
97GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5KDA4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
181% Outstanding
Read 1,583
Write 746
Mixed 893
236% 1,074 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 55.9
191% 67.8 MB/s
DQ Read 329
DQ Write 260
DQ Mixed 150
152% 247 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 181%
Great: 149%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
730GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3W0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
67% Good
Read 116
Write 118
Mixed 114
87% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.36
4K Mixed 0.2
69% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 67%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 8ATF1G64AZ-2G3B1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
76.2% Very good
MC Read 29.4
MC Write 28.8
MC Mixed 22.2
77% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 29
SC Mixed 24.1
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 65
62% 65 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 84%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R6 Builds (Compare 2,605 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
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Desktop
Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $675
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HDDRAMUSB
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