Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 89%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 74.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics102% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
10 days ago, 10 days ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190620
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateDec 03 '19 at 07:31
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700-$307
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
74.7% Very good
1-Core 120
2-Core 227
82% 174 Pts
4-Core 388
8-Core 638
65% 513 Pts
64-Core 624
42% 624 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$445
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Lighting 379
Reflection 361
Parallax 407
100% 382 fps
MRender 232
Gravity 384
Splatting 239
103% 285 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 102%
Great: 115%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PC300 SK hy 256GB
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 20005A00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 724
Write 351
Mixed 359
105% 478 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 95.2
4K Mixed 35.4
146% 54.7 MB/s
DQ Read 692
DQ Write 373
DQ Mixed 328
298% 464 MB/s
Poor: 72% Great: 139%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 199 200 199 197 197 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 172
Mixed 82.5
SusWrite 198
118% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 112%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A1K43CB2-CRC 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
75.6% Very good
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 29.9
MC Mixed 22.2
77% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 20.5
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 62.2
64% 62.2 ns
Poor: 59%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 104%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R6 Builds (Compare 4,568 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $722
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HDDRAMUSB
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