Alienware Aurora R8

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 129%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 105%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 92.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics84% 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 Drive269% 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R8  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 02XRCM
Memory2.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190613
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateAug 17 '19 at 16:06
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700-$336
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
92.5% Outstanding
1-Core 127
2-Core 254
90% 191 Pts
4-Core 544
8-Core 953
94% 748 Pts
64-Core 993
67% 993 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 92.5%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Dell(1028 12FE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
84% Excellent
Lighting 299
Reflection 242
Parallax 298
78% 280 fps
MRender 277
Gravity 291
Splatting 181
85% 250 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 84%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ssdpemkf010t8 NVMe INTEL 1024GB
826GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 7002 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 811 928 913 931 928 898 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
269% Outstanding
Read 2219
Write 1,253
Mixed 1,238
SusWrite 902
312% 1,403 MB/s
4K Read 57.8
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 74.5
248% 85.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,221
DQ Write 939
DQ Mixed 1,079
807% 1,080 MB/s
Poor: 123%
This bench: 269%
Great: 294%
WD WD6003FZBX-00K5WB0 6TB
5.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 232 253 249 249 255 250 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Read 228
Write 224
Mixed 101
SusWrite 248
146% 200 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 7.5
4K Mixed 1.7
382% 3.5 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 137%
Great: 137%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
69.6% Good
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 25
MC Mixed 21.9
72% 25 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 20.5
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 70.1
57% 70.1 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 88%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R8 Builds (Compare 2,918 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
Nuclear submarine

System: Alienware Aurora R8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $809
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