Alienware Aurora R9

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 97%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 95%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics103% 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 Drive179% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAlienware Aurora R9  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0T76PD
Memory25.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200220
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 11 '20 at 02:18
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%
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 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700-$281
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
95% Outstanding
Memory 90.4
1-Core 137
2-Core 270
94% 166 Pts
4-Core 534
8-Core 1,059
98% 796 Pts
64-Core 1,044
70% 1,044 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 95%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Dell(1028 12FE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 446.14
Performing below potential (47th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
103% Outstanding
Lighting 125
Reflection 123
Parallax 125
101% 124 fps
MRender 174
Gravity 124
Splatting 100
106% 133 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 103%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron 2200S NVMe 256GB
132GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 22001040 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 378 768 406 283 362 259 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
179% Outstanding
Read 1,570
Write 1,030
Mixed 980
SusWrite 409
222% 997 MB/s
4K Read 44.4
4K Write 82
4K Mixed 53.6
179% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 791
DQ Write 820
DQ Mixed 803
605% 805 MB/s
Poor: 102%
This bench: 179%
Great: 189%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
693GB free
Firmware: MS2OA810
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 151 169 174 174 177 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 152
Mixed 36.8
SusWrite 167
96% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
137% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 029E CMK32GX4M2B3200C16 32GB
3200, 3200 MHz
16384, 16384 MB
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 40.7
MC Write 42.7
MC Mixed 35.6
113% 39.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 45
SC Mixed 29.3
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R9 Builds (Compare 1,600 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 128%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO

System: Alienware Aurora R9

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,051
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