Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 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 70.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics75.8% 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.
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
Memory31.4 GB free of 40 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display800 x 480 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181107
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 03 '19 at 00:42
Run Duration237 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th 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-$306
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
70.6% Very good
1-Core 112
2-Core 204
76% 158 Pts
4-Core 375
8-Core 543
59% 459 Pts
64-Core 604
41% 604 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$349
Nvidia(10DE 12FB) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
75.8% Very good
Lighting 318
Reflection 272
Parallax 311
82% 301 fps
MRender 262
Gravity 226
Splatting 170
68% 219 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ct500mx5 0 431GB
167GB free
Firmware: M3CR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 321 307 340 377 386 346 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
88.1% Excellent
Read 512
Write 379
Mixed 348
SusWrite 346
89% 396 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 63.5
4K Mixed 35
109% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 314
DQ Mixed 224
183% 256 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 97%
Inateck ASM1153E 500GB
152GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 62 61 64 65 63 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 59.2
Write 60
Mixed 40.3
SusWrite 63.1
12% 55.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
3% 1 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 7.02%
Great: 74%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
310GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 90 98 110 114 104 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
69% Good
Read 139
Write 113
Mixed 60.3
SusWrite 101
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1.1
206% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 69%
Great: 106%
Seagate Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 750GB-$69
100GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 60 55 61 59 59 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
34.5% Below average
Read 61.2
Write 48
Mixed 47.2
SusWrite 59
40% 53.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
107% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 34.5%
Great: 64%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
742GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 104 106 112 112 108 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
58.5% Above average
Read 142
Write 116
Mixed 69.7
SusWrite 109
142% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.4
171% 2.03 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 67%
Innostor Innostor 64GB
36GB free, PID 0917
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 47 46 50 50 48 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 113
Write 61.7
Mixed 64
SusWrite 48.9
89% 71.9 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)
61.7% Good
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 23.3
MC Mixed 21.1
62% 21.7 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 20.6
SC Mixed 19.5
51% 18 GB/s
Latency 71.5
56% 71.5 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 61.7%
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 4,409 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $676
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