Alienware Aurora R9

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 92.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics91.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 15 days ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora R9  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0T76PD
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20211112
Uptime6.1 Days
Run DateApr 03 '24 at 11:57
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 15%
Watch Gameplay: 2060 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
Intel Core i7-9700-$260
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Memory 83.9
1-Core 138
2-Core 275
90% 166 Pts
4-Core 546
8-Core 972
91% 759 Pts
64-Core 790
49% 790 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2060-$324
Dell(1028 3759) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 551.86
Performing below potential (63rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
91.1% Outstanding
Lighting 114
Reflection 105
Parallax 109
93% 109 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 100
Splatting 91.8
88% 110 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 97%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Kxg60znv256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604106 Max speed: PCIe 16,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential test incomplete
Read 1,896
Write 1,532
Mixed 1,195
342% 1,541 MB/s
4K Read 38.7
4K Write 108
4K Mixed 62.6
196% 69.9 MB/s
DQ Read 977
DQ Write 860
DQ Mixed 775
620% 871 MB/s
Poor: 106% Great: 242%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
708GB free
Firmware: 1001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 159 150 156 150 160 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
Read 162
Write 137
Mixed 64.3
SusWrite 149
93% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
128% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Unknown X5H5PW-MIE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing below potential (38th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
77.4% Very good
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 28.2
MC Mixed 24
79% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 30.7
SC Mixed 22
66% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 76.5
52% 76.5 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 77.4%
Great: 88%

 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 69 57 60 23.5" 1280 720 SAM0D2C C24F390
Typical Aurora R9 Builds (Compare 872 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 120%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO

System: Alienware Aurora R9

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $726
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