Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (22nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 78 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics92.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
SystemAlienware Area-51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 09G12C
Memory4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180702
Uptime7 Days
Run DateOct 05 '21 at 21:34
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 13%
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 PC Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6800K-$443
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
70.1% Very good
Memory 79.5
1-Core 105
2-Core 191
74% 125 Pts
4-Core 328
8-Core 487
52% 408 Pts
64-Core 620
42% 620 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 70.1%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 472.12
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
92.1% Outstanding
Lighting 115
Reflection 124
Parallax 114
93% 117 fps
MRender 100
Gravity 116
Splatting 106
91% 107 fps
Poor: 94%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 116%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SK hynix SC311 SATA 128GB
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 70000P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 28 30 29 30 30 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 47% Great: 80%
Crucial MX500 250GB-$45
84GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 153 85 113 129 146 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
61.8% Good
Read 393
Write 209
Mixed 209
SusWrite 123
52% 233 MB/s
4K Read 25.1
4K Write 29
4K Mixed 26.4
87% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 248
DQ Write 264
DQ Mixed 64.2
101% 192 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 123%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$80
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OAC70
SusWrite @10s intervals: 185 189 186 188 189 189 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 186
Mixed 30
SusWrite 188
107% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
150% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 109%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA82GU6AFR8N-UH 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
34.1% Below average
MC Read 13
MC Write 10.8
MC Mixed 10.1
32% 11.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 10.3
SC Mixed 10.4
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 81.5
49% 81.5 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 34.1%
Great: 47%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 12 10 60 27" 1280 720 PHLC17B PHL 276E9Q
Typical Area-51 R2 Builds (Compare 2,265 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 87%
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Desktop
Desktop 83%
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Workstation
Workstation 78%
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System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $931
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