Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 84.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics67.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive124% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190211
Uptime3.9 Days
Run DateApr 18 '19 at 22:43
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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-$323
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
84.2% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 125
SC Mixed 121
97% 121 Pts
QC Int 385
QC Float 417
QC Mixed 411
92% 405 Pts
MC Int 551
MC Float 585
MC Mixed 591
86% 576 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 84.2%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$208
Dell(1028 11D7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
67.4% Good
Lighting 211
Reflection 181
Parallax 191
63% 194 fps
MRender 141
Gravity 199
Splatting 154
71% 165 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 268 260 262 231 229 243 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 978
Write 519
Mixed 380
SusWrite 249
117% 532 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 124
4K Mixed 37.3
144% 60.7 MB/s
DQ Read 791
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 321
306% 492 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 124%
Great: 145%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 999GB
31GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 56 75 62 71 86 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 101
Write 93
Mixed 23.3
SusWrite 72.3
52% 72.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
126% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 113%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 5.5TB
4.5TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 174 176 171 180 177 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 150
Mixed 70.3
SusWrite 173
106% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 104%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
71.9% Very good
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 21.8
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 22.9
SC Mixed 22.4
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 57%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 87%
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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 3,639 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: 89% - Excellent Total price: $703
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