Alienware Area-51m

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 87.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics98.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive99.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAlienware Area-51m  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware Area-51m
Memory53.3 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191028
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJul 01 '20 at 09:27
Run Duration171 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900-$446
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Memory 87.7
1-Core 135
2-Core 263
92% 162 Pts
4-Core 466
8-Core 813
80% 640 Pts
64-Core 1,248
84% 1,248 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 101%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce RTX 2070
Dell(1028 08C4) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
98.8% Outstanding
Lighting 346
Reflection 317
Parallax 413
91% 358 fps
MRender 351
Gravity 335
Splatting 233
100% 306 fps
Poor: 39%
This bench: 98.8%
Great: 98%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Bc501 NVMe SK hynix 256GB
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002C00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 314 228 171 163 167 145 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
99.1% Outstanding
Read 973
Write 286
Mixed 453
SusWrite 198
105% 477 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 49.6
4K Mixed 32.1
119% 38.5 MB/s
DQ Read 401
DQ Write 127
DQ Mixed 271
198% 266 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 99.1%
Great: 143%
Sandisk Extreme SSD 500GB
143GB free
Firmware: 1012
SusWrite @10s intervals: 304 340 370 289 219 312 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
61.2% Good
Read 443
Write 376
Mixed 217
SusWrite 306
75% 335 MB/s
4K Read 16
4K Write 27
4K Mixed 21.4
66% 21.5 MB/s
DQ Read 94
DQ Write 85.6
DQ Mixed 88
66% 89.2 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 61.2%
Great: 83%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$170
931GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 778 993 1233 1274 1122 1060 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
221% Outstanding
Read 2,057
Write 1,598
Mixed 1,393
SusWrite 1,077
342% 1,531 MB/s
4K Read 46.8
4K Write 46.2
4K Mixed 48
157% 47 MB/s
DQ Read 1,009
DQ Write 99.5
DQ Mixed 198
235% 436 MB/s
Poor: 218%
This bench: 221%
Great: 355%
Seagate FireCuda 2.5" 1TB-$57
116GB free
Firmware: SDM3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 107 105 104 108 108 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
45.3% Average
Read 50.3
Write 85
Mixed 49
SusWrite 107
54% 72.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
178% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F4-2400C16-16GRS 80AD000080AD HMA82GS6JJR8N-VK 04CD000080CE F4-2400C16-16GRS 80AD000080AD HMA82GS6JJR8N-VK 64GB
2400, 2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
16384, 16384, 16384, 16384 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
69.2% Good
MC Read 23.5
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 22.1
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 23.2
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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System: Alienware Area-51m

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $435
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