Alienware Aurora R12

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 98.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive99.9% 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.
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 R12  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0P0JWX
Memory28.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210310
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 18 '21 at 02:12
Run Duration224 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (43rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-11700F
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 2.5 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Memory 74.6
1-Core 180
2-Core 366
110% 207 Pts
4-Core 651
8-Core 1,223
116% 937 Pts
64-Core 1,651
111% 1,651 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 111%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
PNY(196E 1347) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 465.89
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 88.9
Reflection 90.4
Parallax 83.1
72% 87.5 fps
Gravity 80.2
Splatting 73.3
82% 76.8 fps
Poor: 65% Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 870 EVO 500GB-$60
332GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 439 473 478 477 369 344 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 459
Mixed 376
SusWrite 430
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 67.3
4K Mixed 35.3
126% 44.1 MB/s
DQ Read 363
DQ Write 306
DQ Mixed 332
249% 334 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 134%
Nvme Samsung SSD 970 EVO Plus 2TB
865GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1869 1723 1720 1719 1715 1697 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
377% Outstanding
Read 2,645
Write 2,357
Mixed 1,955
SusWrite 1,741
488% 2,174 MB/s
4K Read 67.2
4K Write 185
4K Mixed 98.1
326% 117 MB/s
DQ Read 1,516
DQ Write 1,336
DQ Mixed 1,330
1,023% 1,394 MB/s
Poor: 231%
This bench: 377%
Great: 387%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
19GB free
Firmware: 13057113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 39 40 66 88 88 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
64.9% Good
Read 167
Write 77.2
Mixed 86.3
SusWrite 59.6
72% 97.5 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 109%
Seagate Enterprise Capacity 8TB
6TB free
Firmware: SN05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 223 225 228 229 229 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 64% Great: 129%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown XK2M26-MIE 0198000080AD KHX3466C17D4/16GX 32GB
2667, 2400 MHz
16384, 16384 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
69.4% Good
MC Read 33.1
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 19.3
71% 25 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 21.5
SC Mixed 20.3
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 91.2
44% 91.2 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 69%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R12 Builds (Compare 223 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 194%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 194%
UFO

System: Alienware Aurora R12

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $700
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HDDRAMUSB
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