Alienware Area-51 R5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 132%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics168% 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 Drive156% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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
26 days ago, 26 days ago.
SystemAlienware Area-51 R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0N4R4N
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190527
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 13 '19 at 13:04
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (57th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9980XE-$1,900
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
1-Core 141
2-Core 279
99% 210 Pts
4-Core 507
8-Core 1,035
94% 771 Pts
64-Core 3,088
207% 3,088 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,090
Dell(1028 3718) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.20
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
168% Outstanding
Lighting 635
Reflection 585
Parallax 746
167% 655 fps
MRender 512
Gravity 591
Splatting 317
168% 473 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 168%
Great: 195%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc401 NVMe SK hynix 512GB
348GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80007E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 481 469 549 575 602 604 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
156% Outstanding
Read 1,280
Write 917
Mixed 1,209
SusWrite 547
221% 988 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 84.2
4K Mixed 40.4
142% 51.5 MB/s
DQ Read 664
DQ Write 592
DQ Mixed 558
437% 605 MB/s
Poor: 94%
This bench: 156%
Great: 217%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$50
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 214 177 207 220 201 220 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 51% Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston XN205T-MIE 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
81.2% Excellent
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 40.4
MC Mixed 25.4
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 11.7
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 71.7
56% 71.7 ns
Poor: 55%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 99%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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System: Alienware Area-51 R5

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