Alienware X51

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 69%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics82.6% 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 Drive60% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemAlienware X51  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 06G6JW
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131104
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 12:56
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 i5-3450-$190
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
69% Good
SC Int 93.3
SC Float 95.7
SC Mixed 94.5
76% 94.5 Pts
QC Int 352
QC Float 362
QC Mixed 359
81% 358 Pts
MC Int 357
MC Float 367
MC Mixed 361
54% 362 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 69%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 Fury-$380
CLim: 1100 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.6.1
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
82.6% Excellent
Lighting 255
Reflection 152
Parallax 340
88% 249 fps
MRender 126
Gravity 242
Splatting 175
78% 181 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 83%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$83
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 86 54 51 51 62 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
60% Above average
Read 255
Write 219
Mixed 233
SusWrite 89.3
45% 199 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 48.1
4K Mixed 34.7
114% 37.2 MB/s
DQ Read 205
DQ Write 192
DQ Mixed 198
149% 198 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 60%
Great: 123%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
289GB free
Firmware: CC44
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 148 149 149 149 148 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 145
Write 122
Mixed 74.8
SusWrite 148
90% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
141% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5273CH0-CK0 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
60.2% Good
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 22.5
MC Mixed 18.4
60% 21.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 17.7
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 68.8
58% 68.8 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X51 Builds (Compare 1,565 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

System: Alienware X51

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $635
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $83
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $115
Intel Core i5-8600K $249AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $135
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $147SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $78G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $30
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $167SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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