Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 67.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics75.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D 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.
Very high background CPU (49%). 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
Memory33.6 GB free of 40 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display800 x 480 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181107
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateJul 21 '19 at 21:52
Run Duration240 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 49%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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 (12th percentile)
67.6% Good
1-Core 111
2-Core 192
73% 152 Pts
4-Core 352
8-Core 582
59% 467 Pts
64-Core 592
40% 592 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 67.6%
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
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
75.6% Very good
Lighting 320
Reflection 275
Parallax 300
82% 298 fps
MRender 255
Gravity 223
Splatting 177
68% 218 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ct500mx5 0 431GB
172GB free
Firmware: M3CR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 307 317 348 360 382 349 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
92.9% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 382
Mixed 352
SusWrite 344
89% 399 MB/s
4K Read 27.9
4K Write 73.6
4K Mixed 35.2
126% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 224
183% 256 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 97%
Inateck ASM1153E 500GB
152GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 64 64 63 66 64 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
7.21% Terrible
Read 62.5
Write 58.8
Mixed 41.5
SusWrite 63.8
13% 56.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
3% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 7.21%
Great: 74%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
311GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 92 99 106 113 113 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
61.2% Good
Read 112
Write 106
Mixed 61.5
SusWrite 101
70% 95.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
190% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 107%
Seagate Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 750GB-$69
104GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 61 60 58 60 60 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
33.1% Below average
Read 56
Write 48
Mixed 32.8
SusWrite 59.1
36% 49 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
118% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 33.1%
Great: 64%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
742GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 108 110 110 114 111 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 151
Write 116
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 111
145% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 0.3
165% 2 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 68%
Innostor Innostor 64GB
36GB free, PID 0917
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 48 48 48 50 50 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 114
Write 59.5
Mixed 64
SusWrite 48.5
88% 71.6 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 way below expectations (17th percentile)
68.2% Good
MC Read 23.8
MC Write 27.5
MC Mixed 22
70% 24.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 19
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 75.1
53% 75.1 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 68.2%
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 4,428 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $654
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