Alienware Aurora R8

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: 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 89.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
SystemAlienware Aurora R8  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 02XRCM
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210906
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 26 '22 at 08:15
Run Duration150 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th 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-$415
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Memory 88.2
1-Core 124
2-Core 246
85% 153 Pts
4-Core 489
8-Core 969
86% 729 Pts
64-Core 968
60% 968 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3070-Ti-$675
Nvidia(10DE 14B2) ≥ 4GB; founders edition
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4750 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 516.94
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 238
Reflection 217
Parallax 209
193% 221 fps
Gravity 160
Splatting 129
164% 144 fps
Poor: 148% Great: 179%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P5 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$105
11GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P4CR324 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 548
Write 1,408
Mixed 367
175% 774 MB/s
4K Read 36.4
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 37.1
164% 63.1 MB/s
DQ Read 929
DQ Write 842
DQ Mixed 962
700% 911 MB/s
Poor: 175% Great: 370%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
295GB free
Firmware: 1001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 143 145 146 146 146 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Read 139
Write 128
Mixed 71.6
SusWrite 144
88% 121 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
161% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 04CD F4-3200C16-8GVKB 16GB
2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
71.4% Very good
MC Read 27.5
MC Write 26.9
MC Mixed 20.8
72% 25.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.9
SC Write 29
SC Mixed 21.9
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 71.4%
Great: 104%

 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 6 60 29.5" 1280 720 SPT0C0D C305W-2560UN
Typical Aurora R8 Builds (Compare 847 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
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Desktop
Desktop 96%
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Workstation
Workstation 96%
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System: Alienware Aurora R8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $865
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