Alienware Aurora R8

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 132%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 112%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics120% 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 Drive263% 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 R8  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0R3FWM
Memory10.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190314
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateJun 12 '19 at 12:21
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User MLT-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700K-$340
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
1-Core 132
2-Core 267
93% 199 Pts
4-Core 531
8-Core 1,025
96% 778 Pts
64-Core 1,011
68% 1,011 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$630
Dell(1028 3729) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Lighting 500
Reflection 418
Parallax 536
131% 485 fps
MRender 382
Gravity 417
Splatting 237
120% 345 fps
Poor: 86%
This bench: 120%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg60znv512g NVMe TOSHIBA 512GB
284GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1406 718 799 801 795 798 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
263% Outstanding
Read 2,057
Write 2,330
Mixed 1,562
SusWrite 886
384% 1,709 MB/s
4K Read 53.7
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 76.3
259% 93.8 MB/s
DQ Read 906
DQ Write 1,182
DQ Mixed 920
729% 1,003 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 263%
Great: 264%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
931GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 203 199 202 205 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
117% Outstanding
Read 205
Write 192
Mixed 86
SusWrite 202
125% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 117%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown M378A1K43CB2-CTD 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
MC Read 34
MC Write 33.6
MC Mixed 24.5
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 31.7
SC Mixed 26.5
73% 25.7 GB/s
Latency 59.5
67% 59.5 ns
Poor: 71%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R8 Builds (Compare 2,634 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 118%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO

System: Alienware Aurora R8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $790
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