Alienware Aurora R5

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 112%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 115%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 85%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 102%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics120% 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 Drive153% 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.
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 01NYPT
Memory27.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171213
Uptime7.9 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 06:17
Run Duration234 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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 i7-6700K-$300
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
102% Outstanding
SC Int 134
SC Float 139
SC Mixed 137
110% 137 Pts
QC Int 461
QC Float 520
QC Mixed 518
113% 500 Pts
MC Int 654
MC Float 752
MC Mixed 710
105% 705 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 102%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$450
Dell(1028 3366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
120% Outstanding
Lighting 384
Reflection 357
Parallax 381
118% 374 fps
MRender 229
Gravity 373
Splatting 234
122% 278 fps
Poor: 76%
This bench: 120%
Great: 140%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5KDA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
153% Outstanding
Read 1,604
Write 586
Mixed 442
190% 877 MB/s
4K Read 36.5
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 30.6
154% 59.7 MB/s
DQ Read 41.3
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 134
110% 149 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 153%
Great: 144%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$90
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 186
Mixed 122
124% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 0.63
201% 2.26 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 109%
Great: 110%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 32GB
29GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
14.5% Very poor
Read 34.9
Write 7.41
Mixed 11.4
18% 17.9 MB/s
4K Read 5.57
4K Write 2.13
4K Mixed 1.27
136% 2.99 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 14.5%
Great: 15%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 16ATF1G64AZ-2G1B1 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
75.2% Very good
MC Read 26.3
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 23.5
74% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 30.6
SC Mixed 25.1
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 120%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R5 Builds (Compare 1,602 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 63%
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System: Alienware Aurora R5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $663
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HDDRAMUSB
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