Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 24.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics125% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive136% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory6.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170213
Uptime22 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 22:24
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$309
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
24.9% Poor
1-Core 91
2-Core 109
51% 100 Pts
4-Core 141
8-Core 140
19% 140 Pts
64-Core 134
9% 134 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 24.9%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
125% Outstanding
Lighting 388
Reflection 358
Parallax 432
125% 393 fps
MRender 236
Gravity 376
Splatting 248
125% 287 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 125%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PC300 SK hy 256GB
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5A00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 401 396 403 405 406 401 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
136% Outstanding
Read 1019
Write 412
Mixed 500
SusWrite 402
129% 583 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 98
4K Mixed 39.5
151% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 690
DQ Write 415
DQ Mixed 497
385% 534 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 136%
Great: 138%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 201 204 205 205 202 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 200
Write 167
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 203
120% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 115%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
61.8% Good
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 24.5
MC Mixed 21.7
61% 21.3 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 25.1
SC Mixed 21.2
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 86%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R6 Builds (Compare 4,074 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $709
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