Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 117%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 151%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 117%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics119% 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 Drive365% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory59.4 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181009
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 27 '19 at 19:55
Run Duration202 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-8700K-$355
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
1-Core 133
2-Core 254
92% 193 Pts
4-Core 507
8-Core 832
85% 670 Pts
64-Core 979
66% 979 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 107%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$700
Dell(1028 3729) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
119% Outstanding
Lighting 468
Reflection 392
Parallax 502
123% 454 fps
MRender 371
Gravity 416
Splatting 240
119% 342 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 119%
Great: 133%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$295
886GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1977 2137 2091 2227 2225 2232 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
365% Outstanding
Read 2,566
Write 2,272
Mixed 1,176
SusWrite 2,148
457% 2,040 MB/s
4K Read 56.3
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 77.6
259% 91.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1,372
DQ Write 899
DQ Mixed 1,036
800% 1,102 MB/s
Poor: 250%
This bench: 365%
Great: 409%
WDC WDBNCE0010PNC 1TB
851GB free
Firmware: X61130WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 469 483 482 485 482 485 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 480
Mixed 348
SusWrite 481
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 37.6
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 53.1
181% 65.3 MB/s
DQ Read 375
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 270
224% 323 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 121%
Great: 121%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC28
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 176 177 176 177 180 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 171
Mixed 78.7
SusWrite 176
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
151% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 102%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2666 C15 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
73.3% Very good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 27.8
MC Mixed 23
73% 25.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 30.2
SC Mixed 24.8
68% 23.8 GB/s
Latency 71.1
56% 71.1 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 122%
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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
Desktop 91%
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Workstation
Workstation 76%
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System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $955
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Intel Core i7-9700K $370Nvidia RTX 2060 $340Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $204
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $73SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $63SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $643SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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