Alienware Aurora R8

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 189%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 181%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 100%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics191% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive258% 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.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R8  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 02XRCM
Memory56.8 GB free of 64 GB @ 3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190822
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateMay 16 '20 at 20:29
Run Duration238 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$296
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
100% Outstanding
Memory 94.2
1-Core 144
2-Core 286
99% 175 Pts
4-Core 570
8-Core 1,107
104% 838 Pts
64-Core 1,126
76% 1,126 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 100%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Titan RTX-$2,500
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing below potential (44th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
191% Outstanding
Lighting 230
Reflection 241
Parallax 247
186% 239 fps
MRender 274
Gravity 240
Splatting 156
197% 223 fps
Poor: 129%
This bench: 191%
Great: 219%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 2TB-$295
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1026 1059 1381 1388 1343 1275 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
258% Outstanding
Read 2,532
Write 1973
Mixed 1,697
SusWrite 1,245
416% 1,862 MB/s
4K Read 57
4K Write 54.3
4K Mixed 58.2
190% 56.5 MB/s
DQ Read 828
DQ Write 122
DQ Mixed 255
243% 402 MB/s
Poor: 227%
This bench: 258%
Great: 396%
Samsung 840 Evo 1TB-$199
554GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 325 316 428 373 367 359 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Read 495
Write 438
Mixed 407
SusWrite 362
96% 425 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 45
4K Mixed 33.1
121% 38.1 MB/s
DQ Read 381
DQ Write 121
DQ Mixed 215
168% 239 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 126%
SanDisk Extreme Pro 960GB-$430
694GB free
Firmware: X212T0RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 421 427 426 414 429 428 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
84.8% Excellent
Read 489
Write 425
Mixed 306
SusWrite 424
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 26.8
4K Write 37.2
4K Mixed 25.3
93% 29.8 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 111
DQ Mixed 136
128% 208 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 84.8%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown KHX3000C15/16GX 01980000802C KHX3000C15/16GX 0198000080AD KHX3000C15/16GX 0198000080AD KHX3000C15/16GX 64GB
3000, 3000, 3000, 3000 MHz
16384, 16384, 16384, 16384 MB
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
MC Read 37
MC Write 40.6
MC Mixed 35.8
108% 37.8 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 41
SC Mixed 29.6
87% 30.5 GB/s
Latency 59.2
68% 59.2 ns
Poor: 83%
This bench: 105%
Great: 105%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R8 Builds (Compare 2,611 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
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Desktop
Desktop 99%
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Workstation
Workstation 99%
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System: Alienware Aurora R8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $746
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