Alienware Aurora

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 114%
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 60%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics162% 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 Drive70.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB 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.
Run History
3 months ago, 1 month ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0H869M
Memory19.8 GB free of 24 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20091028
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateSep 16 '19 at 21:12
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7 X 990-$499
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.45 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
65.9% Good
1-Core 101
2-Core 203
71% 152 Pts
4-Core 370
8-Core 586
61% 478 Pts
64-Core 748
50% 748 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 65.9%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,100
EVGA(3842 2282) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2265 MHz, MLim: 4050 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 436.30
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
162% Outstanding
Lighting 540
Reflection 589
Parallax 759
149% 630 fps
MRender 612
Gravity 688
Splatting 343
178% 548 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 162%
Great: 185%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 2TB-$280
779GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 246 245 238 234 235 233 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
70.6% Very good
Read 250
Write 241
Mixed 239
SusWrite 238
55% 242 MB/s
4K Read 27.4
4K Write 56.7
4K Mixed 36.8
119% 40.3 MB/s
DQ Read 205
DQ Write 193
DQ Mixed 198
149% 199 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 135%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 6x4GB
6 of 6 slots used
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
58.4% Above average
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 21.4
59% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 10.6
SC Mixed 14.2
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 49.5
81% 49.5 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 61%
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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 1,602 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 21%
Desktop 46%
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

System: Alienware Aurora

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 36% - Below average Total price: $332
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