Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics51.1% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive77.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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
SystemAlienware Area-51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0XJKKD
Memory27.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colori
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 06 '20 at 13:02
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User ITA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-5960X-$600
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
69.2% Good
1-Core 102
2-Core 200
71% 151 Pts
4-Core 385
8-Core 713
68% 549 Pts
64-Core 1,034
69% 1,034 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$380
Nvidia(10DE 1131) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
51.1% Above average
Lighting 402
Reflection 164
Parallax 185
106% 251 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 172
Splatting 113
49% 144 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM851 2.5 7mm 256GB
109GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 8D0Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 244 239 244 217 243 184 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
77.2% Very good
Read 421
Write 229
Mixed 187
SusWrite 228
59% 266 MB/s
4K Read 25
4K Write 75.8
4K Mixed 24.8
110% 41.9 MB/s
DQ Read 370
DQ Write 232
DQ Mixed 80.8
120% 228 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 87%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$130
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 147 150 148 149 150 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
83.9% Excellent
Read 144
Write 142
Mixed 92.4
SusWrite 148
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
168% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 86%
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 8TB
7TB free
Firmware: D781
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 173 180 182 180 182 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Read 140
Write 166
Mixed 78.7
SusWrite 178
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 0.9
281% 2.63 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GU6MFR8N-TF 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
116% Outstanding
MC Read 50.2
MC Write 42.8
MC Mixed 43.1
130% 45.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 22.1
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 65.8
61% 65.8 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 116%
Great: 117%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Area-51 R2 Builds (Compare 3,532 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 89%
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Desktop
Desktop 64%
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Workstation
Workstation 57%
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System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $720
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