Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
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 94.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics29.9% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive83.8% 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (39%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190604
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 04 '21 at 09:50
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 39%

 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 i7-8700K-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
Memory 88.9
1-Core 136
2-Core 269
93% 165 Pts
4-Core 539
8-Core 843
88% 691 Pts
64-Core 1,037
70% 1,037 Pts
Poor: 80%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
Gigabyte(1458 3615) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1306 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
29.9% Poor
Lighting 32.7
Reflection 32.7
Parallax 42.5
26% 36 fps
MRender 43
Gravity 41.9
Splatting 34.6
34% 39.8 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 29.9%
Great: 30%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
V Series SATA SSD 240GB
205GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V4.15.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 385 423 404 419 411 421 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
83.8% Excellent
Read 464
Write 415
Mixed 346
SusWrite 410
92% 409 MB/s
4K Read 33.4
4K Write 65.1
4K Mixed 20
111% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 171
DQ Write 177
DQ Mixed 29.5
62% 126 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 92%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
37.9% Below average
MC Read 14.3
MC Write 12.7
MC Mixed 10
35% 12.3 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 12.1
SC Mixed 12.1
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 68.5
58% 68.5 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 37.9%
Great: 46%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R7 Builds (Compare 6,270 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $822
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