Alienware Aurora R5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (63rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 37 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics77.4% 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 Drive136% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/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
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200616
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 20:11
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
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 PC Performing above expectations (63rd 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 below expectations (24th percentile)
70.6% Very good
Memory 78.4
1-Core 104
2-Core 212
76% 132 Pts
4-Core 339
8-Core 494
54% 416 Pts
64-Core 541
36% 541 Pts
Poor: 63%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
Dell(1028 119D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
77.4% Very good
Lighting 96
Reflection 156
Parallax 106
78% 119 fps
MRender 93.8
Gravity 95.9
Splatting 96
77% 95.2 fps
Poor: 71%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV77D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 295 294 289 285 290 289 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Read 961
Write 303
Mixed 341
SusWrite 290
104% 474 MB/s
4K Read 37.5
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 37.9
173% 67.7 MB/s
DQ Read 964
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 421
367% 565 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 136%
Great: 143%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
2TB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 213 214 210 214 214 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
120% Outstanding
Read 205
Write 139
Mixed 87.3
SusWrite 212
118% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 120%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA82GU6MFR8N-TF 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
39.9% Below average
MC Read 14.3
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 11.9
38% 13.4 GB/s
SC Read 11.9
SC Write 13.4
SC Mixed 12.8
36% 12.7 GB/s
Latency 83.5
48% 83.5 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 39.9%
Great: 42%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 27: 3R 2G 6B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
27% 26% 42 124 31 144 24" 1920 1080 ACI24A4 VG248
History:
Typical Aurora R5 Builds (Compare 2,429 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 80%
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Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

System: Alienware Aurora R5

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