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 below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive249% 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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R12  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0P0JWX
Memory21.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210510
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJun 08 '21 at 06:43
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-11900KF
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
74.5% Very good
Memory 66.2
1-Core 123
2-Core 211
76% 134 Pts
4-Core 444
8-Core 773
76% 608 Pts
64-Core 1,017
68% 1,017 Pts
Poor: 90%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 118%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,500
Dell(1028 3880) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4975 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 466.63
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 263
Reflection 254
Parallax 275
213% 264 fps
Gravity 227
Splatting 169
232% 198 fps
Poor: 187% Great: 260%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PM9A1 Samsung 1024GB
136GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 36302029 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 961 1378 943 1089 1670 1968 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
249% Outstanding
Read 1,989
Write 600
Mixed 760
SusWrite 1,335
259% 1,171 MB/s
4K Read 38.2
4K Write 97.8
4K Mixed 49.1
172% 61.7 MB/s
DQ Read 887
DQ Write 672
DQ Mixed 788
587% 782 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 249%
Great: 399%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$69
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OAD30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 186 186 179 186 184 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 177
Mixed 30
SusWrite 184
103% 143 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown XJV223-MIE 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
59.4% Above average
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 19.1
MC Mixed 18.1
64% 22.5 GB/s
SC Read 12.5
SC Write 10.7
SC Mixed 14.7
36% 12.6 GB/s
Latency 111
36% 111 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 134%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R12 Builds (Compare 625 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 194%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 195%
UFO

System: Alienware Aurora R12

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