Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics97.1% 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 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 Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6850K-$483
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
68.9% Good
1-Core 106
2-Core 220
76% 163 Pts
4-Core 365
8-Core 622
62% 493 Pts
64-Core 764
51% 764 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 96%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$449
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Lighting 380
Reflection 354
Parallax 415
100% 383 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 379
Splatting 234
94% 284 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$75
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: 76%
This bench: 84.5%
Great: 131%
Sandisk X400 2.5 7MM 256GB
230GB free
Firmware: X4130012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 205 182 182 179 180 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th 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: 47%
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 (89th 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: 41%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x16GB-$140
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (18th 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: 90%
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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 3,012 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $798
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HDDRAMUSB
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