Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 104%
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 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 99.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics100% 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 Drive87.8% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 09G12C
Memory23.2 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161011
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 11:08
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU6%

 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 i7-6950X-$1,451
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
SC Int 108
SC Float 120
SC Mixed 112
91% 113 Pts
QC Int 436
QC Float 478
QC Mixed 459
104% 458 Pts
MC Int 1,344
MC Float 1538
MC Mixed 1,438
215% 1,440 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 116%
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: 390.65
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 332
Reflection 281
Parallax 303
100% 306 fps
MRender 195
Gravity 305
Splatting 193
101% 231 fps
Poor: 101%
This bench: 100%
Great: 141%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Liteon CV3-CE512-11 SATA 512GB
91GB free (System drive)
Firmware: TC9110D Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
87.8% Excellent
Read 518
Write 494
Mixed 500
113% 504 MB/s
4K Read 29.3
4K Write 47.6
4K Mixed 33.3
112% 36.7 MB/s
DQ Read 30.8
DQ Write 57.8
DQ Mixed 127
73% 72 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 87.8%
Great: 99%
WD Green 4TB (2013)-$136
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Read 151
Write 129
Mixed 132
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.22
74% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMA41GU6AFR8N-TF 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
119% Outstanding
MC Read 50.3
MC Write 50.1
MC Mixed 41.2
135% 47.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 19
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 67.8
59% 67.8 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 119%
Great: 119%
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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 1,658 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 103%
Desktop 70%
Workstation 70%
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System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $820
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