Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 69.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics61.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive103% 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.
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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170426
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 02:59
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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 i5-7400-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
69.1% Good
SC Int 92.2
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 97.3
78% 97.6 Pts
QC Int 334
QC Float 378
QC Mixed 356
81% 356 Pts
MC Int 315
MC Float 386
MC Mixed 351
52% 351 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
Dell(1028 1005) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1266 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
61.3% Good
Lighting 174
Reflection 170
Parallax 234
60% 193 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 169
Splatting 122
62% 144 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$78
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 376 395 425 419 443 282 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 454
Write 435
Mixed 411
SusWrite 390
95% 423 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 75.5
4K Mixed 44.1
146% 50.7 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 329
DQ Mixed 347
262% 351 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 103%
Great: 132%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
561GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 148 154 154 153 154 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 117
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 152
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
219% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB-$84
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
74.2% Very good
MC Read 27.9
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 23.4
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 25.9
SC Mixed 21.9
60% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 83.3
48% 83.3 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 91%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R6 Builds (Compare 3,416 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $665
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HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $105SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $123SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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