Alienware Aurora-R4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 67%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics60.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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.
Very high background CPU (45%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 1 month ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora-R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0FPV4P
Memory11.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131126
Uptime3.9 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 12:25
Run Duration94 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 45%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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 i7-4820K-$330
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
67% Good
SC Int 97.1
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 103
81% 101 Pts
QC Int 340
QC Float 340
QC Mixed 310
75% 330 Pts
MC Int 516
MC Float 522
MC Mixed 526
78% 521 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 67%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780-$329
Nvidia(10DE 104B) 3GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 398.11
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
60.3% Good
Lighting 171
Reflection 127
Parallax 204
56% 167 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 187
Splatting 108
63% 144 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 68%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
69GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
43.3% Average
Read 92.3
Write 58.6
Mixed 86.7
60% 79.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.26
4K Mixed 0.27
69% 0.64 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 43.3%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLE8G3D1869DE1TX0 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
64.5% Good
MC Read 25.1
MC Write 21.7
MC Mixed 22.6
66% 23.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 13.9
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 59.3
68% 59.3 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 71%
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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 2,476 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

System: Alienware Aurora-R4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $875
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