Alienware Area-51 R5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics97% 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 Drive112% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAlienware Area-51 R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0N4R4N
Memory4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181221
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateSep 24 '20 at 00:39
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 20%
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 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9800X-$549
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
75.3% Very good
Memory 77.7
1-Core 93.3
2-Core 214
73% 128 Pts
4-Core 391
8-Core 743
70% 567 Pts
64-Core 1,304
88% 1,304 Pts
Poor: 72%
This bench: 75.3%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,376
Nvidia(10DE 1E04) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 452.06
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
97% Outstanding
Lighting 117
Reflection 131
Parallax 126
94% 125 fps
MRender 153
Gravity 119
Splatting 82.9
100% 118 fps
Poor: 125%
This bench: 97%
Great: 197%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc401 NVMe SK hynix 256GB
120GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80007E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 210 240 215 184 199 181 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 873
Write 215
Mixed 274
SusWrite 205
86% 392 MB/s
4K Read 33.9
4K Write 123
4K Mixed 38
165% 64.9 MB/s
DQ Read 468
DQ Write 188
DQ Mixed 113
140% 256 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 112%
Great: 169%
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$80
176GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 438 430 426 427 426 307 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 451
Write 432
Mixed 414
SusWrite 409
96% 426 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 99.2
4K Mixed 48.8
166% 60.5 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 336
DQ Mixed 355
268% 359 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 111%
Great: 129%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GU6JJR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
51.3% Above average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 23.8
MC Mixed 15
54% 18.8 GB/s
SC Read 6.7
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 8.4
33% 11.6 GB/s
Latency 84.9
47% 84.9 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 93%

 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-51 R5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Below average Total price: $1,452
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