Alienware Aurora R5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics99.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive97.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 01NYPT
Memory27.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180514
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 02:16
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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 i7-6700-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
68.1% Good
SC Int 107
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 100
85% 107 Pts
QC Int 325
QC Float 364
QC Mixed 328
77% 339 Pts
MC Int 391
MC Float 558
MC Mixed 486
71% 478 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 68.1%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$344
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Lighting 301
Reflection 278
Parallax 299
93% 293 fps
MRender 200
Gravity 298
Splatting 228
104% 242 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$114
256GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 355 315 310 302 275 305 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Read 433
Write 451
Mixed 371
SusWrite 310
88% 391 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 80.9
4K Mixed 46.1
147% 52.2 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 315
DQ Mixed 319
244% 330 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 135%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
900GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 152 100 118 156 174 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 84.3
Mixed 72.3
SusWrite 144
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.8
139% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 107%
Lexar microSD RDR 64GB
6GB free, PID b051
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 66 67 67 66 67 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
46% Average
Read 82.8
Write 62.5
Mixed 69
SusWrite 66.4
93% 70.2 MB/s
4K Read 7.1
4K Write 5.8
4K Mixed 6
428% 6.3 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 46%
Great: 41%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 4x8GB-$301
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
71.3% Very good
MC Read 24.7
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 22.7
71% 25 GB/s
SC Read 16.3
SC Write 27.7
SC Mixed 21.9
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 124%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R5 Builds (Compare 2,081 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

System: Alienware Aurora R5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $664
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $85
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $114
Intel Core i5-8600K $260AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $150SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $899SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $160SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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