Alienware Aurora

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 45.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics67.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive63.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory20GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 20GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 1 month old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemAlienware Aurora  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0H869M
Memory9.2 GB free of 20 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20091019
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 18 '19 at 11:10
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (59th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-920-$259
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
45.1% Average
1-Core 68.8
2-Core 135
48% 102 Pts
4-Core 262
8-Core 344
40% 303 Pts
64-Core 347
23% 347 Pts
Poor: 25%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 52%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Nvidia(10DE 1116) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1582 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
67.9% Good
Lighting 278
Reflection 253
Parallax 274
72% 268 fps
MRender 176
Gravity 240
Splatting 170
63% 195 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$110
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 166 148 149 135 211 MB/s
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
63.5% Good
Read 247
Write 123
Mixed 226
SusWrite 166
43% 190 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 52.7
4K Mixed 34.9
113% 38.1 MB/s
DQ Read 181
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 180
136% 181 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 115%
Samsung Spinpoint F4 2TB-$90
2TB free
Firmware: 1AQ1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 141 139 140 140 141 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Read 126
Write 149
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 140
87% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 73%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$59
426GB free
Firmware: JC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 86 86 84 83 83 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
49.6% Average
Read 88
Write 85.5
Mixed 57.3
SusWrite 84.8
58% 78.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 49.6%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 5x4GB
5 of 6 slots used
20GB DIMM
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
38.8% Below average
MC Read 13.9
MC Write 13.3
MC Mixed 11.1
36% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 10.8
SC Mixed 11.4
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 62.1
64% 62.1 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora Builds (Compare 1,553 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

System: Alienware Aurora

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 37% - Below average Total price: $349
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HDDRAMUSB
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