Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 73.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics67% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory32.1 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 DateJul 06 '19 at 14:24
Run Duration214 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700-$327
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
73.9% Very good
Memory 78
1-Core 109
2-Core 204
76% 130 Pts
4-Core 376
8-Core 569
61% 472 Pts
64-Core 597
40% 597 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 73.9%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$334
Nvidia(10DE 12FB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
67% Good
Lighting 323
Reflection 247
Parallax 265
85% 278 fps
MRender 237
Gravity 222
Splatting 142
66% 200 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 67%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ct500mx5 0 431GB
172GB free
Firmware: M3CR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 357 388 406 418 394 377 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
97.2% Outstanding
Read 514
Write 418
Mixed 360
SusWrite 390
94% 421 MB/s
4K Read 28.8
4K Write 76.8
4K Mixed 36.9
132% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 224
183% 256 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 97.2%
Great: 112%
Inateck ASM1153E 500GB
152GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 69 70 70 69 70 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
7.86% Terrible
Read 72
Write 73.8
Mixed 47
SusWrite 69.2
15% 65.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
2% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 7.86%
Great: 74%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
305GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 95 100 108 110 114 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
61.2% Good
Read 111
Write 114
Mixed 69.5
SusWrite 102
73% 99.2 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
192% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 109%
Seagate Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 750GB-$75
104GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 64 63 60 60 61 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
34.5% Below average
Read 58.5
Write 49.5
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 61.6
37% 50.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
118% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 64%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
742GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 112 111 112 113 112 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 150
Write 116
Mixed 77
SusWrite 112
147% 114 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 0.5
172% 2.1 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 67%
Innostor Innostor 64GB
36GB free, PID 0917
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 48 48 48 48 48 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
26.7% Poor
Read 112
Write 65.5
Mixed 34
SusWrite 47.9
78% 64.8 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0.7
24% 0.23 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 26.7%
Great: 30%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 32GB
6GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.4 6.5 6.5 6.4 6.5 6.5 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
7.08% Terrible
Read 11
Write 6.2
Mixed 4.7
SusWrite 6.4
9% 7.08 MB/s
4K Read 3
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 1.6
103% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 7.08%
Great: 18%
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 (33rd percentile)
73.8% Very good
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 29.6
MC Mixed 25.2
77% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 20.3
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 84.4
47% 84.4 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 78%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R6 Builds (Compare 1,128 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $677
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