Alienware Aurora Ryzen Edition

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (23rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 77 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 96.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive80.7% 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 Aurora Ryzen Edition  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0TYR0X
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210809
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 15 '22 at 11:29
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 5600X-$289
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
96.1% Outstanding
Memory 82.2
1-Core 167
2-Core 274
99% 174 Pts
4-Core 590
8-Core 999
100% 794 Pts
64-Core 1,305
88% 1,305 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 96.1%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
PNY(196E 1347) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 511.23
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 92.9
Reflection 91.5
Parallax 84.6
75% 89.7 fps
Gravity 81.4
Splatting 72.8
83% 77.1 fps
Poor: 65% Great: 75%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 1TB-$449
571GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 398 411 448 443 454 452 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 396
Write 455
Mixed 381
SusWrite 434
94% 416 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 42.6
4K Mixed 24.6
89% 30.1 MB/s
DQ Read 140
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 152
143% 215 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown XW21KG-HYD-NX 01980000802C XW21KG-MIE2 16GB
2667, 2667 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
80.8% Excellent
MC Read 35.3
MC Write 20.3
MC Mixed 30
82% 28.5 GB/s
SC Read 27.4
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 31.8
75% 26.4 GB/s
Latency 76.5
52% 76.5 ns
Poor: 81%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 95%

 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 23.8" 1280 720 AOC2402 24G2W1G4
Typical Aurora Ryzen Edition Builds (Compare 1,692 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 169%
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 175%

System: Alienware Aurora Ryzen Edition

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $1,040
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