Alienware Aurora R12

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 106%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Boot Drive370% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R12  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0P0JWX
Memory25.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20231220
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 23 '24 at 09:01
Run Duration266 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i9-11900K-$265
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
106% Outstanding
Memory 85.5
1-Core 179
2-Core 356
109% 207 Pts
4-Core 675
8-Core 1,241
115% 958 Pts
64-Core 1,726
107% 1,726 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 106%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 3090-$1,306
Dell(1028 3880) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 4875 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 546.01
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 312
Reflection 291
Parallax 329
254% 311 fps
Gravity 253
Splatting 184
189% 219 fps
Poor: 185% Great: 230%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Nvme CT2000P5 2TB
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: P7CR403 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1129 1896 2380 2406 2409 2412 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
370% Outstanding
Read 2,606
Write 2,377
Mixed 2,161
SusWrite 2,105
520% 2,312 MB/s
4K Read 57.6
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 81.6
265% 92.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1,342
DQ Write 1,115
DQ Mixed 1,227
919% 1,228 MB/s
Poor: 167%
This bench: 370%
Great: 557%
Samsung 990 PRO with Heatsink 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 4B2QJXD7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4387 4386 4390 4381 4388 2170 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
571% Outstanding
Read 3,050
Write 4,466
Mixed 3,426
SusWrite 4017
849% 3,740 MB/s
4K Read 89.5
4K Write 249
4K Mixed 131
436% 157 MB/s
DQ Read 1,707
DQ Write 1,351
DQ Mixed 1,520
1,140% 1,526 MB/s
Poor: 237%
This bench: 571%
Great: 587%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$50
2TB free
Firmware: 1003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 208 208 209 213 210 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 53% Great: 106%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
96.4% Outstanding
MC Read 43.2
MC Write 30.9
MC Mixed 30.1
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 24.2
SC Write 32.9
SC Mixed 31.3
84% 29.5 GB/s
Latency 73
55% 73 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 96.4%
Great: 122%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 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 68 55 240 26.7" 1280 720 AUS27FD PG27AQDM
Typical Aurora R12 Builds (Compare 2,108 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 181%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 103%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 177%
UFO

System: Alienware Aurora R12

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $910
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HDDRAMUSB
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