Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 124%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics138% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive184% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
SystemAlienware Aurora R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory27.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170223
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 28 '18 at 02:45
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7700K-$379
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Memory 92
1-Core 137
2-Core 248
92% 159 Pts
4-Core 466
8-Core 731
76% 598 Pts
64-Core 739
50% 739 Pts
Poor: 71%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$896
Dell(1028 120F) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing below potential (59th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
138% Outstanding
Lighting 176
Reflection 186
Parallax 185
143% 182 fps
MRender 117
Gravity 174
Splatting 122
133% 138 fps
Poor: 116%
This bench: 138%
Great: 150%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSN5512GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5KDA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
184% Outstanding
Read 1,652
Write 934
Mixed 1,239
282% 1,275 MB/s
4K Read 1.83
4K Write 140
4K Mixed 34.6
121% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 577
DQ Write 478
DQ Mixed 34
160% 363 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 184%
Great: 157%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 196
Write 182
Mixed 180
140% 186 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 1.44
4K Mixed 0.23
84% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 108%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KYXC0V-MIB 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
MC Read 30
MC Write 31.8
MC Mixed 26.3
84% 29.4 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 34.8
SC Mixed 26.5
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
Poor: 72%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 84%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R6 Builds (Compare 2,996 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $660
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