Alienware Aurora R8

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 88%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 96.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics102% 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 Drive241% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R8  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0R3FWM
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20211112
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 23 '21 at 20:41
Run Duration161 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$199
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
96.8% Outstanding
Memory 92.9
1-Core 135
2-Core 253
92% 160 Pts
4-Core 542
8-Core 811
87% 676 Pts
64-Core 809
54% 809 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 96.8%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Dell(1028 3735) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 497.29
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
102% Outstanding
Lighting 123
Reflection 113
Parallax 126
100% 121 fps
MRender 177
Gravity 120
Splatting 104
104% 134 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 102%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pm981 NVMe Samsung 256GB
139GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXD72D1Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 353 299 274 299 313 311 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
241% Outstanding
Read 2,261
Write 1,555
Mixed 1,246
SusWrite 308
297% 1,343 MB/s
4K Read 64.3
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 75.4
275% 97.8 MB/s
DQ Read 979
DQ Write 1,138
DQ Mixed 1007
773% 1,041 MB/s
Poor: 123%
This bench: 241%
Great: 249%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$34
342GB free
Firmware: MS2OA810
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 161 161 163 163 162 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Read 139
Write 126
Mixed 30
SusWrite 162
82% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.5
118% 1 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 106%
WD WD10SPZX-00HKTT0 1TB
930GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 115 114 116 114 116 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
67.8% Good
Read 119
Write 93.8
Mixed 63.6
SusWrite 115
72% 97.9 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 7.5
4K Mixed 0.7
258% 3.07 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown XJ69DF-MIE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 37.3
MC Mixed 25.9
95% 33.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 37.5
SC Mixed 27.6
80% 28 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 67%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 92%

 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 9 7 144 27" 1280 720 SAM707A LC27G5xT
Typical Aurora R8 Builds (Compare 3,226 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 97%
Nuclear submarine

System: Alienware Aurora R8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $820
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