Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics123% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive84.5% 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemAlienware Area-51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 09G12C
Memory24.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 02 '19 at 01:30
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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 i7-6850K-$440
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
77.6% Very good
SC Int 103
SC Float 115
SC Mixed 106
86% 108 Pts
QC Int 388
QC Float 423
QC Mixed 365
89% 392 Pts
MC Int 756
MC Float 839
MC Mixed 764
118% 786 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Lighting 380
Reflection 354
Parallax 415
121% 383 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 379
Splatting 234
124% 284 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 123%
Great: 138%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$78
421GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 232 278 281 278 254 195 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
84.5% Excellent
Read 438
Write 274
Mixed 220
SusWrite 253
66% 296 MB/s
4K Read 24.2
4K Write 81.2
4K Mixed 32
121% 45.8 MB/s
DQ Read 366
DQ Write 286
DQ Mixed 225
196% 292 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 128%
Sandisk X400 2.5 7MM 256GB
230GB free
Firmware: X4130012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 182 182 179 180 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
73.3% Very good
Read 463
Write 321
Mixed 230
SusWrite 185
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 50.6
4K Mixed 33.4
97% 34 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 169
157% 246 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 92%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 131 131 130 132 131 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Read 151
Write 149
Mixed 90.8
SusWrite 129
96% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
193% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x16GB-$130
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
71.1% Very good
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 21.7
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 18.6
SC Mixed 18.7
48% 17 GB/s
Latency 65.1
62% 65.1 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 89%
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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 Area-51 R2 Builds (Compare 2,576 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser

System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $919
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AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $144Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X $280Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $78SanDisk Extreme 64GB $45
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $75G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $646SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $75SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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