Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics75.7% 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 Drive76.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
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
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141001
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 04 '19 at 05:13
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-5820K-$302
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
68.8% Good
1-Core 98.4
2-Core 191
68% 145 Pts
4-Core 395
8-Core 628
65% 511 Pts
64-Core 806
54% 806 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti-$260
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
75.7% Very good
Lighting 316
Reflection 246
Parallax 280
80% 281 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 266
Splatting 180
70% 217 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 545s Series 512GB-$85
145GB free (System drive)
Firmware: LHF002C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 423 414 318 277 202 210 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
76.7% Very good
Read 441
Write 385
Mixed 380
SusWrite 307
85% 378 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 44.8
4K Mixed 34
105% 34.5 MB/s
DQ Read 212
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 134
108% 154 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 130%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 170 171 171 171 173 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 158
Mixed 105
SusWrite 171
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
218% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 100%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA451U6MFR8N-TF 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
61% Good
MC Read 26.4
MC Write 19.7
MC Mixed 19
62% 21.7 GB/s
SC Read 12.6
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 17
47% 16.3 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 61%
Great: 76%
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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 3,023 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $830
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