Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 75%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 82.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics117% 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 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.
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170712
Uptime1.7 Days
Run DateSep 14 '18 at 23:30
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-$276
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
82.6% Excellent
SC Int 120
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 122
98% 122 Pts
QC Int 414
QC Float 432
QC Mixed 389
93% 412 Pts
MC Int 612
MC Float 690
MC Mixed 659
98% 654 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 82.6%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$460
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Lighting 370
Reflection 355
Parallax 372
115% 366 fps
MRender 226
Gravity 363
Splatting 234
120% 274 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 117%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
238GB free
Firmware: 4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 345 232 224 222 230 230 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
163% Outstanding
Read 1,155
Write 743
Mixed 796
SusWrite 247
163% 735 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 137
4K Mixed 63.7
222% 81.8 MB/s
DQ Read 838
DQ Write 656
DQ Mixed 722
547% 739 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 163%
Great: 146%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
528GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 118 137 152 168 165 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 166
Write 132
Mixed 58.5
SusWrite 139
90% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
112% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (14th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
69.7% Good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 20.5
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 22.8
SC Mixed 21.9
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 71.1
56% 71.1 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 104%
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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 2,808 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $616
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HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $130SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
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