Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (18th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 82 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 74.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics66.6% 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.
Very high background CPU (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory32.3 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 DateAug 01 '19 at 23:23
Run Duration235 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 38%

 PC Performing way below expectations (18th 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 (17th percentile)
74.8% Very good
Memory 88.5
1-Core 102
2-Core 170
74% 120 Pts
4-Core 330
8-Core 516
54% 423 Pts
64-Core 565
38% 565 Pts
Poor: 70%
This bench: 74.8%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$338
Nvidia(10DE 12FB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
66.6% Good
Lighting 324
Reflection 273
Parallax 345
85% 314 fps
MRender 233
Gravity 222
Splatting 156
66% 204 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ct500mx5 0 431GB
167GB free
Firmware: M3CR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 310 280 358 336 379 372 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
89.1% Excellent
Read 525
Write 367
Mixed 328
SusWrite 339
87% 390 MB/s
4K Read 25.8
4K Write 68.4
4K Mixed 30.3
114% 41.5 MB/s
DQ Read 232
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 227
186% 262 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 89.1%
Great: 112%
Inateck ASM1153E 500GB
152GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 61 64 60 65 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
7.02% Terrible
Read 61.8
Write 61.8
Mixed 40
SusWrite 62.3
13% 56.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
2% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 7.02%
Great: 74%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
298GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 51 79 73 83 81 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
33.5% Below average
Read 46.3
Write 17.5
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 70.4
30% 40.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.1
34% 0.37 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 108%
Seagate Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 750GB-$80
80GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 32 35 33 39 31 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
14.5% Very poor
Read 16
Write 45
Mixed 13
SusWrite 34.6
20% 27.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.1
21% 0.17 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 14.5%
Great: 65%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
742GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 105 110 104 110 110 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
58.2% Above average
Read 143
Write 116
Mixed 73
SusWrite 107
142% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.3
169% 2.1 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 67%
Innostor Innostor 64GB
36GB free, PID 0917
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 44 47 43 48 48 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 110
Write 60.5
Mixed 65
SusWrite 46.4
87% 70.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Mixed 0.6
34% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 8% Great: 30%
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)
70.1% Very good
MC Read 24.4
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 25
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 15
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.1%
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 5,763 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 64%
Destroyer

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $742
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