Alienware Area-51 R5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 163%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 181%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 91.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics180% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive239% 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.
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.
SystemAlienware Area-51 R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0N4R4N
Memory26 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180801
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 22 '19 at 16:02
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-7900X-$970
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
91.4% Outstanding
Memory 77.4
1-Core 149
2-Core 297
96% 174 Pts
4-Core 564
8-Core 1,106
103% 835 Pts
64-Core 1,843
124% 1,843 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 95%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,300
Dell(1028 3718) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing below potential (54th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
180% Outstanding
Lighting 614
Reflection 456
Parallax 749
161% 606 fps
MRender 545
Gravity 640
Splatting 305
182% 497 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 180%
Great: 201%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM981 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
439GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXA74D1Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1774 869 610 607 609 609 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
239% Outstanding
Read 1,751
Write 1,871
Mixed 1,382
SusWrite 846
328% 1,463 MB/s
4K Read 49
4K Write 132
4K Mixed 62.7
224% 81.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,145
DQ Write 1,016
DQ Mixed 1,077
809% 1,079 MB/s
Poor: 143%
This bench: 239%
Great: 284%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC28
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 173 170 174 172 174 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
99.3% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 169
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 173
109% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
151% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 99.3%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A1K43CB2-CTD 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
MC Read 32.5
MC Write 50.9
MC Mixed 29.3
107% 37.6 GB/s
SC Read 8.5
SC Write 22
SC Mixed 9.9
38% 13.5 GB/s
Latency 85.4
47% 85.4 ns
Poor: 77%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Area-51 R5 Builds (Compare 222 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 139%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 129%
UFO

System: Alienware Area-51 R5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $1,839
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