Alienware Aurora R5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics97.1% 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 Drive256% 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.
SystemAlienware Aurora R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 01NYPT
Memory24.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200616
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 04 '21 at 23:12
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700-$350
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
78.7% Very good
Memory 85.9
1-Core 108
2-Core 216
79% 137 Pts
4-Core 386
8-Core 559
61% 473 Pts
64-Core 553
37% 553 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3060-$330
EVGA(3842 3657) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3750 MHz, Ram: 12GB, Driver: 466.27
Performing below potential (47th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
97.1% Outstanding
Lighting 130
Reflection 119
Parallax 120
105% 123 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 103
Splatting 89
87% 110 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 104%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$250
198GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 837 1487 1725 1651 1356 1017 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
256% Outstanding
Read 1,334
Write 1,376
Mixed 924
SusWrite 1,346
280% 1,245 MB/s
4K Read 54.4
4K Write 151
4K Mixed 75.2
259% 93.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,086
DQ Write 712
DQ Mixed 954
697% 918 MB/s
Poor: 209%
This bench: 256%
Great: 409%
Samsung 860 Pro 1TB-$300
328GB free
Firmware: RVM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 247 409 432 451 443 454 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 449
Write 412
Mixed 398
SusWrite 406
94% 416 MB/s
4K Read 43.3
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 59.9
200% 70.7 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 307
DQ Mixed 329
248% 333 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 120%
Great: 132%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 18ASF2G72AZ-2G3B1 Samsung M378A2K43BB1-CPB 32GB
2133, 2133 MHz
16384, 16384 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
73.8% Very good
MC Read 26.8
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 23
74% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 22.8
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 71.3
56% 71.3 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R5 Builds (Compare 2,246 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

System: Alienware Aurora R5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $750
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HDDRAMUSB
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