Alienware Aurora R9

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 90.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive308% 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
7 days ago, 7 days ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora R9  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0T76PD
Memory25.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191031
Uptime3.1 Days
Run DateSep 17 '20 at 04:33
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$380
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Memory 91.5
1-Core 125
2-Core 248
89% 155 Pts
4-Core 480
8-Core 786
80% 633 Pts
64-Core 1,328
89% 1,328 Pts
Poor: 87%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
Dell(1028 C722) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.23
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 484
Reflection 397
Parallax 504
127% 462 fps
Gravity 443
Splatting 250
150% 347 fps
Poor: 107% Great: 142%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pm981a NVMe Samsung 1024GB
415GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 15302129 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1391 1438 1579 1536 1566 1386 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
308% Outstanding
Read 2,535
Write 2,270
Mixed 1,808
SusWrite 1,483
454% 2,024 MB/s
4K Read 58.5
4K Write 129
4K Mixed 77
256% 88.1 MB/s
DQ Read 919
DQ Write 720
DQ Mixed 824
615% 821 MB/s
Poor: 161%
This bench: 308%
Great: 340%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$35
930GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 199 198 200 200 198 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 185
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 198
120% 165 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 113%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown XRMWRN-MIE 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
MC Read 33.9
MC Write 36.6
MC Mixed 28.2
94% 32.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 39.3
SC Mixed 27.2
80% 28.1 GB/s
Latency 65
62% 65 ns
Poor: 79%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R9 Builds (Compare 1,286 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 122%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 114%
UFO

System: Alienware Aurora R9

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,062
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