Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 80.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics97.4% 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 Drive120% 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.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180223
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 21:30
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$299
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 118
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 362
QC Float 407
QC Mixed 384
87% 384 Pts
MC Int 606
MC Float 689
MC Mixed 645
97% 646 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$350
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Lighting 297
Reflection 283
Parallax 325
95% 301 fps
MRender 198
Gravity 276
Splatting 221
99% 232 fps
Poor: 87%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PC300 SK hy 256GB
160GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5A00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 398 394 397 396 393 390 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 687
Write 406
Mixed 502
SusWrite 395
111% 497 MB/s
4K Read 32.3
4K Write 85.2
4K Mixed 38.1
143% 51.9 MB/s
DQ Read 696
DQ Write 408
DQ Mixed 496
384% 533 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 120%
Great: 135%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 193 196 193 193 196 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 198
Write 151
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 194
115% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
119% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 112%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
75.4% Very good
MC Read 29.6
MC Write 30.9
MC Mixed 22.3
79% 27.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 23.1
SC Mixed 20.2
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 74.5
54% 74.5 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 87%
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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 2,701 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $649
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HDDRAMUSB
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