Alienware Aurora R9

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 105%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics118% 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 Drive226% 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 R9  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0T76PD
Memory25.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210906
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 03:00
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$280
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Memory 94
1-Core 132
2-Core 256
92% 161 Pts
4-Core 413
8-Core 904
80% 659 Pts
64-Core 738
50% 738 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$790
Dell(1028 3729) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 496.49
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
118% Outstanding
Lighting 147
Reflection 160
Parallax 174
119% 160 fps
MRender 187
Gravity 138
Splatting 118
117% 148 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 118%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P5 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$98
369GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P4CR324 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1766 1747 1273 246 190 189 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
226% Outstanding
Read 1,517
Write 1,626
Mixed 1,607
SusWrite 902
318% 1,413 MB/s
4K Read 51
4K Write 117
4K Mixed 67.9
226% 78.7 MB/s
DQ Read 703
DQ Write 1,076
DQ Mixed 1,160
802% 980 MB/s
Poor: 173%
This bench: 226%
Great: 382%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC28
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 155 154 155 156 156 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
Read 154
Write 123
Mixed 72.8
SusWrite 154
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 114%
WD Elements 25A3 10TB
4.5TB free, PID 25a3
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 171 160 170 164 166 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
81.4% Excellent
Read 153
Write 160
Mixed 129
SusWrite 166
208% 152 MB/s
4K Read 3.8
4K Write 7.2
4K Mixed 1
293% 4 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 96%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 029E CMK32GX4M2B3200C16 32GB
3200, 3200 MHz
16384, 16384 MB
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
107% Outstanding
MC Read 40
MC Write 42.6
MC Mixed 35.3
112% 39.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 40.9
SC Mixed 25.4
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 59.7
67% 59.7 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 107%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 45: 9R 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
45% 15% 59 321 234 60 27.9" 2194 1234 ACR03FF Acer B286HK
Typical Aurora R9 Builds (Compare 1,776 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO

System: Alienware Aurora R9

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,090
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