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 (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 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 87.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive250% 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.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R12  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0P0JWX
Memory23.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210510
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateJun 11 '21 at 05:17
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%
Watch Gameplay: 1650S + 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 i5-11400F-$220
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Memory 75.3
1-Core 156
2-Core 310
98% 180 Pts
4-Core 535
8-Core 901
91% 718 Pts
64-Core 1,096
74% 1,096 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super)-$304
Dell(1028 1365) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 462.59
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 78.3
Reflection 77.1
Parallax 74.5
63% 76.6 fps
Gravity 73.5
Splatting 59.2
75% 66.3 fps
Poor: 55% Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme Micron 2300 1024GB
147GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 23000020 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1856 1065 934 919 1115 659 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
250% Outstanding
Read 1,678
Write 2,053
Mixed 1,533
SusWrite 1091
358% 1,589 MB/s
4K Read 52.2
4K Write 100
4K Mixed 67.5
218% 73.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,134
DQ Write 1,015
DQ Mixed 1,073
805% 1,074 MB/s
Poor: 130%
This bench: 250%
Great: 314%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OAD30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 181 183 180 183 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Read 165
Write 173
Mixed 21.3
SusWrite 181
97% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 109%
WD My Book 1130 3TB
419GB free, PID 1130
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 37 38 38 38 37 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
18.6% Very poor
Read 36.4
Write 32
Mixed 26.1
SusWrite 37.5
44% 33 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
78% 1 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 18.6%
Great: 49%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3200 C16 Series 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
86.4% Excellent
MC Read 39.8
MC Write 28.1
MC Mixed 28.2
92% 32 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 25.3
SC Mixed 27.4
65% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 89.7
45% 89.7 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R12 Builds (Compare 187 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 191%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 192%
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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