Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 100%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics127% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive53.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemAlienware Area-51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0FRTKJ
Memory23.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160608
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 11:07
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 i7-6950X-$1,468
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
SC Int 100
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 104
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 403
QC Float 444
QC Mixed 422
96% 423 Pts
MC Int 1,229
MC Float 1,417
MC Mixed 1,305
197% 1,317 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 117%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$467
Dell(1028 119E) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
127% Outstanding
Lighting 402
Reflection 371
Parallax 432
128% 402 fps
MRender 235
Gravity 394
Splatting 244
127% 291 fps
Poor: 67%
This bench: 127%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteon CV3-CE512-11 SATA 512GB
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: TC9110C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
53.5% Above average
Read 336
Write 164
Mixed 501
75% 334 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 44
4K Mixed 22.3
93% 31.2 MB/s
DQ Read 29.9
DQ Write 50.4
DQ Mixed 16.9
19% 32.4 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 99%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
84.1% Excellent
Read 143
Write 150
Mixed 136
108% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.27
95% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 84.1%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GU6AFR8N-TF 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
119% Outstanding
MC Read 49.6
MC Write 50.5
MC Mixed 41.6
135% 47.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 18.4
SC Mixed 18.2
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 119%
Great: 118%
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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 1,774 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $858
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