Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics57.2% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive77.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 Area-51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0FRTKJ
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJun 10 '19 at 15:46
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-6800K-$326
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
77.3% Very good
1-Core 110
2-Core 212
76% 161 Pts
4-Core 439
8-Core 706
73% 572 Pts
64-Core 834
56% 834 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 77.3%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$270
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
57.2% Above average
Lighting 227
Reflection 199
Parallax 232
59% 219 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 205
Splatting 162
55% 172 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 120GB-$22
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 327 364 358 369 368 375 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
77.8% Very good
Read 358
Write 20.3
Mixed 256
SusWrite 360
55% 249 MB/s
4K Read 25.3
4K Write 78.6
4K Mixed 19.8
105% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 163
DQ Write 309
DQ Mixed 134
131% 202 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 80%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$79
2TB free
Firmware: MX4OAC70
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 198 201 201 201 201 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 202
Write 204
Mixed 31
SusWrite 198
114% 159 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
151% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 115%
Great: 109%
WD WD10EACS-00ZJB0 1TB
586GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 85 85 82 84 87 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
51.5% Above average
Read 94.3
Write 90.8
Mixed 58
SusWrite 84.6
60% 81.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
173% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA451U6AFR8N-TF 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
101% Outstanding
MC Read 37.8
MC Write 44.8
MC Mixed 35.3
112% 39.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 19.2
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 101%
Great: 102%
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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 2,767 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 89%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 58%
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System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $919
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