Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics74.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive87.7% 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.
SystemAlienware Area-51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0XJKKD
Memory24.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 03:20
Run Duration190 Seconds
Run User NZL-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 i7-5960X-$950
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
SC Int 116
SC Float 107
SC Mixed 110
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 444
QC Float 460
QC Mixed 444
102% 449 Pts
MC Int 1,138
MC Float 1,241
MC Mixed 1,213
179% 1,197 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1400 MHz, MLim: 2200 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.9.3
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
74.6% Very good
Lighting 216
Reflection 187
Parallax 315
78% 239 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 208
Splatting 139
72% 167 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$86
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 314 144 145 143 146 145 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
Read 443
Write 425
Mixed 351
SusWrite 173
78% 348 MB/s
4K Read 27.3
4K Write 80.7
4K Mixed 43.1
139% 50.4 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 328
DQ Mixed 346
262% 352 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 115%
Samsung PM851 2.5 7mm 512GB
465GB free
Firmware: EXT06D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 367 377 385 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
50.4% Above average
Read 392
Write 406
Mixed 211
SusWrite 368
78% 344 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 5.9
43% 10.7 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 50.4%
Great: 91%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 139 140 138 141 142 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
79% Very good
Read 136
Write 114
Mixed 87.6
SusWrite 140
88% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
195% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 79%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 182 185 180 181 186 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 142
Mixed 75.1
SusWrite 181
106% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 105%
Great: 116%
WD My Passport 0827 3TB
640GB free, PID 0827
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 75 75 75 76 75 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
30.8% Below average
Read 74.2
Write 78.9
Mixed 83.4
SusWrite 75.4
108% 78 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
65% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 30.8%
Great: 48%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A1G43DB0-CPB 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
115% Outstanding
MC Read 50.2
MC Write 43.2
MC Mixed 42.2
129% 45.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 20.2
SC Mixed 22.2
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 74.4
54% 74.4 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 115%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Area-51 R2 Builds (Compare 1,676 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 69%
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System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $841
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