Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 61.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics70.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory40GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 40GB 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 (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory33.3 GB free of 40 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display800 x 480 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 25 '19 at 23:12
Run Duration196 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700-$295
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
61.6% Good
1-Core 95
2-Core 194
68% 145 Pts
4-Core 328
8-Core 509
54% 419 Pts
64-Core 546
37% 546 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 61.6%
Great: 86%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$325
Nvidia(10DE 12FB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Relative performance (0th percentile)
70.1% Very good
Lighting 326
Reflection 266
Parallax 310
86% 301 fps
MRender 222
Gravity 241
Splatting 178
70% 214 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ct500mx5 0 431GB
171GB free
Firmware: M3CR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 346 406 373 414 402 376 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
93.6% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 389
Mixed 342
SusWrite 386
92% 408 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 71
4K Mixed 33.1
120% 43.5 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 228
186% 262 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 97%
Inateck ASM1153E 500GB
151GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 69 68 69 69 68 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
7.58% Terrible
Read 64.7
Write 63.2
Mixed 41
SusWrite 68.5
13% 59.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
3% 1 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 7.58%
Great: 74%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
314GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 84 77 69 80 106 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
48.1% Average
Read 93.8
Write 99.2
Mixed 50.8
SusWrite 73.6
58% 79.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 1
169% 1 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 107%
Seagate Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 750GB-$69
63GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 41 37 39 39 39 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
18% Very poor
Read 23.5
Write 49.3
Mixed 29.3
SusWrite 38.9
26% 35.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.4
81% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 18%
Great: 64%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
742GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 111 108 113 110 111 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
67.2% Good
Read 200
Write 120
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 110
159% 128 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.3
168% 2.07 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 68%
Innostor Innostor 64GB
36GB free, PID 0917
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 50 49 50 50 49 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 108
Write 63
Mixed 64
SusWrite 49.8
89% 71.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Mixed 0.6
31% 0.35 MB/s
Poor: 8% Great: 29%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 40GB
2400, 2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192, 16384, 8192 MB
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
72% Very good
MC Read 24.8
MC Write 29.6
MC Mixed 24.8
76% 26.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 16.1
51% 17.7 GB/s
Latency 74
54% 74 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72%
Great: 78%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R6 Builds (Compare 4,440 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $664
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