Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 56%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics97.3% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive163% 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.
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.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180223
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 10:51
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 i5-7400-$200
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
77% Very good
SC Int 104
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 109
87% 108 Pts
QC Int 376
QC Float 424
QC Mixed 395
90% 398 Pts
MC Int 378
MC Float 434
MC Mixed 401
60% 404 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 77%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Lighting 302
Reflection 286
Parallax 298
93% 295 fps
MRender 194
Gravity 283
Splatting 227
100% 235 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 109%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba XG5 NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$54
131GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4101 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
163% Outstanding
Read 2,133
Write 383
Mixed 523
217% 1,013 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 37.8
141% 55 MB/s
DQ Read 259
DQ Write 217
DQ Mixed 97.6
112% 191 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 163%
Great: 182%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
604GB free
Firmware: MS2OA810 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Read 158
Write 167
Mixed 161
122% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.21
74% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CT8G4DFD824A.C16FHP Hynix HMA81GU6AFR8N-UH 16GB
2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
46.6% Average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 16.2
MC Mixed 14.6
44% 15.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 16
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 70.1
57% 70.1 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 79%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R6 Builds (Compare 2,921 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $626
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