Alienware X51 R3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics91.6% 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 Drive90.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 X51 R3  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 026CD3
Memory8.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171211
Uptime9.7 Days
Run DateNov 26 '21 at 03:21
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th 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
0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
74.1% Very good
Memory 81.6
1-Core 102
2-Core 206
75% 130 Pts
4-Core 359
8-Core 527
57% 443 Pts
64-Core 577
39% 577 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 74.1%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
Gigabyte(1458 3795) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 472.12
Performing below potential (19th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
91.6% Outstanding
Lighting 112
Reflection 122
Parallax 114
90% 116 fps
MRender 92.5
Gravity 119
Splatting 107
93% 106 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM951 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: BXV76D0Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 58 53 58 60 56 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
Read 702
Write 102
Mixed 140
SusWrite 60.7
54% 251 MB/s
4K Read 32.1
4K Write 82.1
4K Mixed 22.5
121% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 931
DQ Write 95.2
DQ Mixed 157
205% 394 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 144%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
669GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 162 160 159 163 161 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
Read 158
Write 162
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 160
102% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GU6AFR8N-TF 2x8GB
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
68.7% Good
MC Read 24.1
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 21.6
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 26.3
SC Mixed 22.3
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 77.7
52% 77.7 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 79%

 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 7 5 144 27" 1280 720 GSM5B7F 27GL850
Typical X51 R3 Builds (Compare 1,242 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

System: Alienware X51 R3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $548
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