Alienware Aurora-R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 80%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics124% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive59% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora-R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07JNH0
Memory22 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131126
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 06 '21 at 09:20
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 23%
Watch Gameplay: 2070S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3930K-$460
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
80% Excellent
Memory 83.3
1-Core 118
2-Core 229
82% 143 Pts
4-Core 413
8-Core 658
68% 535 Pts
64-Core 773
52% 773 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 80%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070S (Super)-$510
CLim: 2280 MHz, MLim: 3925 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.47
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
124% Outstanding
Lighting 160
Reflection 153
Parallax 169
130% 161 fps
MRender 197
Gravity 137
Splatting 120
118% 151 fps
Poor: 104%
This bench: 124%
Great: 126%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra Plus 256GB-$139
21GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X2306RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 99 90 94 92 83 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
59% Above average
Read 395
Write 240
Mixed 158
SusWrite 102
50% 224 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 48.4
4K Mixed 22.4
86% 30.7 MB/s
DQ Read 306
DQ Write 169
DQ Mixed 66.1
95% 180 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 59%
Great: 101%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$137
56GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 399 277 196 191 188 178 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
99% Outstanding
Read 427
Write 223
Mixed 330
SusWrite 238
68% 305 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 83.7
4K Mixed 51.2
165% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 360
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 362
269% 356 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 99%
Great: 134%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$80
274GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 117 116 116 115 116 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
68.9% Good
Read 125
Write 81.4
Mixed 61.9
SusWrite 115
70% 95.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 115%
WD Re 2TB-$90
376GB free
Firmware: 01.01D01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 80 80 81 79 81 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
46.9% Average
Read 82.9
Write 79.9
Mixed 61.4
SusWrite 79.8
56% 76 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
208% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 1600 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
81.9% Excellent
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 30.2
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 13.4
43% 15 GB/s
Latency 74.7
54% 74.7 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 81.9%
Great: 69%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora-R4 Builds (Compare 2,711 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
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Workstation
Workstation 50%
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System: Alienware Aurora-R4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $830
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