Alienware Aurora R8

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 141%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics111% 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 Drive304% 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
SystemAlienware Aurora R8  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0R3FWM
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191105
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '20 at 17:47
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 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 i5-9600K-$210
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
94.1% Outstanding
1-Core 137
2-Core 269
96% 203 Pts
4-Core 532
8-Core 759
84% 646 Pts
64-Core 760
51% 760 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 94.1%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Dell(1028 3735) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.12
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 391
Reflection 320
Parallax 408
103% 373 fps
MRender 377
Gravity 382
Splatting 238
112% 332 fps
Poor: 91%
This bench: 111%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDS100T3XHC-00SJG0 1TB
874GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 102000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1772 1511 1509 1486 1492 1561 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
304% Outstanding
Read 1,605
Write 1,484
Mixed 1243
SusWrite 1,555
332% 1,472 MB/s
4K Read 48.6
4K Write 172
4K Mixed 74.5
260% 98.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,690
DQ Write 1220
DQ Mixed 1,478
1,098% 1,462 MB/s
Poor: 213%
This bench: 304%
Great: 324%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
929GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 77 77 77 77 119 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 173
Write 87.5
Mixed 71.3
SusWrite 84
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 109%
WD WD120EMFZ-11A6JA0 12TB
11TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 196 203 207 202 209 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
63.3% Good
Read 16.5
Write 204
Mixed 45
SusWrite 203
85% 117 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 3.6
4K Mixed 2.2
382% 2.5 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 63.3%
Great: 118%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
110% Outstanding
MC Read 41
MC Write 42.9
MC Mixed 36
114% 40 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 41.4
SC Mixed 29.3
87% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 56.8
70% 56.8 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 110%
Great: 112%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R8 Builds (Compare 3,736 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 117%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
UFO

System: Alienware Aurora R8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $799
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HDDRAMUSB
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