Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 75.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics62.7% 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 (42%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory30.5 GB free of 40 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display800 x 480 - 32 Bit colors, 3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181107
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateAug 04 '19 at 01:47
Run Duration211 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 42%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th 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 below expectations (22nd percentile)
75.8% Very good
Memory 83.3
1-Core 112
2-Core 197
77% 131 Pts
4-Core 368
8-Core 533
58% 451 Pts
64-Core 512
34% 512 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 75.8%
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
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
62.7% Good
Lighting 167
Reflection 210
Parallax 286
44% 221 fps
MRender 234
Gravity 212
Splatting 152
64% 199 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 62.7%
Great: 92%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ct500mx5 0 431GB
167GB free
Firmware: M3CR
SusWrite @10s intervals: 352 356 341 370 367 354 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
93.8% Outstanding
Read 532
Write 377
Mixed 352
SusWrite 357
90% 404 MB/s
4K Read 27.7
4K Write 74.3
4K Mixed 34.5
126% 45.5 MB/s
DQ Read 231
DQ Write 313
DQ Mixed 224
182% 256 MB/s
Poor: 90%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 112%
Inateck ASM1153E 500GB
152GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 63 61 65 66 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
6.87% Terrible
Read 57.2
Write 60
Mixed 42.5
SusWrite 63.1
12% 55.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
2% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 6.87%
Great: 74%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
310GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 103 94 116 114 112 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
61.5% Good
Read 105
Write 112
Mixed 69.5
SusWrite 109
72% 98.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
211% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 61.5%
Great: 111%
Seagate Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 750GB-$75
100GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 58 51 56 56 54 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
30.8% Below average
Read 51
Write 43.5
Mixed 31.5
SusWrite 56.1
33% 45.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
127% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 30.8%
Great: 64%
WD My Passport 25E1 1TB
742GB free, PID 25e1
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 108 104 112 111 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
56.6% Above average
Read 150
Write 116
Mixed 78
SusWrite 109
146% 113 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 67%
Innostor Innostor 64GB
36GB free, PID 0917
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 48 46 50 49 48 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Read 112
Write 60
Mixed 65
SusWrite 48.5
88% 71.2 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 below expectations (33rd percentile)
74.7% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 25.2
77% 26.9 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 21.4
61% 21.2 GB/s
Latency 74.6
54% 74.6 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 78%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 66%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
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System: Alienware Aurora R6

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