Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 82.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics61.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive74.7% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemAlienware Area-51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0XJKKD
Memory28.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors, , ,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141001
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 12:15
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-5960X-$1,026
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
82.8% Excellent
SC Int 101
SC Float 95.9
SC Mixed 101
80% 99.4 Pts
QC Int 388
QC Float 381
QC Mixed 387
87% 385 Pts
MC Int 963
MC Float 1041
MC Mixed 1,030
151% 1,011 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX Titan Z (SLI Disabled)
Nvidia(10DE 1078) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
61.7% Good
Lighting 165
Reflection 151
Parallax 250
61% 189 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 175
Splatting 103
62% 143 fps
Poor: 41%
This bench: 61.7%
Great: 94%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel SSDSC2BB600G4 600GB
437GB free
Firmware: D2010370 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile)
46.5% Average
Read 463
Write 152
Mixed 268
64% 294 MB/s
4K Read 17
4K Write 32.3
4K Mixed 12.4
59% 20.6 MB/s
DQ Read 17.4
DQ Write 34.6
DQ Mixed 105
57% 52.3 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 46.5%
Great: 103%
Liteonit LCS-256L9S-11 2.5 7mm 256GB
167GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HC8110D Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
74.7% Very good
Read 478
Write 408
Mixed 441
99% 442 MB/s
4K Read 17.3
4K Write 27.4
4K Mixed 19.1
65% 21.3 MB/s
DQ Read 221
DQ Write 253
DQ Mixed 8.86
70% 161 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 74.7%
Great: 99%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
65.3% Good
Read 113
Write 114
Mixed 115
86% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.88
4K Mixed 0.27
98% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 85%
Hitachi HMS5C4040ALE640 4TB
2TB free
Firmware: MPAOA580 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
65.3% Good
Read 121
Write 107
Mixed 96.2
81% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 0.19
80% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A1G43DB0-CPB 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
111% Outstanding
MC Read 47.1
MC Write 41.9
MC Mixed 40.9
124% 43.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 21.3
53% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 69.7
57% 69.7 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 111%
Great: 110%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Area-51 R2 Builds (Compare 1,663 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 70%
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System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 99% - Outstanding Total price: $758
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