Alienware Aurora-R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 45.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics89.6% 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 Drive91.6% 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.
Very high background CPU (43%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemAlienware Aurora-R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0FPV4P
Memory27 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130925
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 02:55
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 43%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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 i7-4820K-$330
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
45.1% Average
SC Int 97.9
SC Float 79.2
SC Mixed 80.1
69% 85.7 Pts
QC Int 241
QC Float 313
QC Mixed 186
56% 247 Pts
MC Int 452
MC Float 469
MC Mixed 387
65% 436 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$310
PNY(196E 11A0) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 416.94
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Lighting 248
Reflection 254
Parallax 304
83% 268 fps
MRender 188
Gravity 265
Splatting 209
95% 221 fps
Poor: 79%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$200
328GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 352 381 278 253 237 229 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Read 461
Write 436
Mixed 369
SusWrite 288
87% 389 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 53.5
4K Mixed 41.2
130% 42.2 MB/s
DQ Read 332
DQ Write 333
DQ Mixed 304
236% 323 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 135%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$86
2TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 189 188 191 190 192 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 152
Mixed 79.5
SusWrite 189
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 109%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1600 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
MC Read 30.7
MC Write 31.4
MC Mixed 31.5
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 13.6
SC Mixed 13
35% 12.4 GB/s
Latency 69.7
57% 69.7 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 99%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora-R4 Builds (Compare 2,605 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 85%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

System: Alienware Aurora-R4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $797
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $310Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $67
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $234Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $98
Intel Core i5-8600K $250Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $830SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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