Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics82.7% 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 Drive183% 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 (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190620
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateOct 15 '20 at 22:22
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 14%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-7400-$182
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
79.6% Very good
Memory 90.2
1-Core 87.5
2-Core 202
74% 127 Pts
4-Core 399
8-Core 401
55% 400 Pts
64-Core 399
27% 399 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2025 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (78th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
82.7% Excellent
Lighting 103
Reflection 114
Parallax 97.5
86% 105 fps
MRender 96.2
Gravity 93.9
Splatting 96.1
58% 95.4 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX6000 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
115GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2s16 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 805 906 686 19 137 129 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
183% Outstanding
Read 1,953
Write 862
Mixed 817
SusWrite 447
224% 1,020 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 50.5
185% 68.6 MB/s
DQ Read 326
DQ Write 591
DQ Mixed 465
351% 460 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 183%
Great: 221%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
658GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 200 203 202 204 203 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 185
Write 183
Mixed 74.5
SusWrite 202
117% 161 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
160% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 111%
Great: 114%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB
26GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 23 17 17 18 17 17 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
20.2% Poor
Read 36.2
Write 22.6
Mixed 16
SusWrite 18.3
29% 23.3 MB/s
4K Read 5.9
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 3
229% 4 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 20.2%
Great: 41%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
78.9% Very good
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 31.6
MC Mixed 24
80% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.9
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 22.3
66% 23 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 78.9%
Great: 87%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R6 Builds (Compare 1,854 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
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System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $657
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