Alienware Aurora R8

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 94.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics112% 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 Drive2% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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 (24%). 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
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190613
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 18 '19 at 13:46
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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 as expected (53rd percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
1-Core 133
2-Core 265
94% 199 Pts
4-Core 546
8-Core 1,004
97% 775 Pts
64-Core 1,063
71% 1,063 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Dell(1028 12FE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3550 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Lighting 398
Reflection 324
Parallax 403
105% 375 fps
MRender 365
Gravity 390
Splatting 240
113% 332 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 112%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ssdpemkf010t8 NVMe INTEL 1024GB
829GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 7002 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2.7 6.6 3.5 5.6 29 27 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
2% Terrible
Read 3
Write 4
Mixed 3.5
SusWrite 12.3
1% 5.7 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 2.1
3% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 123%
This bench: 2%
Great: 294%
WD WD6003FZBX-00K5WB0 6TB
5.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 247 231 243 248 254 249 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
135% Outstanding
Read 224
Write 231
Mixed 102
SusWrite 245
146% 200 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 1.8
346% 2.6 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 135%
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 above expectations (67th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
MC Read 31.5
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 24
83% 29 GB/s
SC Read 18.6
SC Write 33.4
SC Mixed 25.8
74% 25.9 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 82.4%
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 2,894 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
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Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine

System: Alienware Aurora R8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $810
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