Alienware Aurora-R2

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 52%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics11.9% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive36.7% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
15 months ago, 15 months ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora-R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0RV30W
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100628
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 18 '18 at 21:52
Run Duration94 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-750-$197
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
52% Above average
1-Core 92.9
2-Core 183
65% 138 Pts
4-Core 320
8-Core 327
44% 324 Pts
64-Core 332
22% 332 Pts
Poor: 26%
This bench: 52%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7750
Gigabyte(1458 2551) 1GB
CLim: 880 MHz, MLim: 1125 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
11.9% Very poor
Lighting 30.6
Reflection 38.5
Parallax 46
11% 38.4 fps
MRender 25.6
Gravity 27.2
Splatting 39.4
12% 30.7 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 11.9%
Great: 13%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Extreme 120GB-$169
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R201 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
36.7% Below average
Read 255
Write 123
Mixed 177
41% 185 MB/s
4K Read 10.4
4K Write 41.4
4K Mixed 11.5
52% 21.1 MB/s
DQ Read 13.7
DQ Write 130
DQ Mixed 39.2
40% 61 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 36.7%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT125U6BFR8C-H9 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
51.9% Above average
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 16.9
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 13.4
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 50.4
79% 50.4 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora-R2 Builds (Compare 267 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

System: Alienware Aurora-R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $280
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