Alienware Area-51 R5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 134%
Desktop 124%
Workstation 143%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 98.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics173% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive204% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemAlienware Area-51 R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0N4R4N
Memory58.2 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit couleurs,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190527
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 22 '19 at 13:49
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing as expected (49th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9980XE-$1,164
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 18 cores, 36 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
1-Core 145
2-Core 289
102% 217 Pts
4-Core 543
8-Core 1,068
99% 805 Pts
64-Core 2,876
193% 2,876 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,090
Dell(1028 3718) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 419.17
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
173% Outstanding
Lighting 542
Reflection 557
Parallax 694
142% 598 fps
MRender 532
Gravity 613
Splatting 318
175% 487 fps
Poor: 129%
This bench: 173%
Great: 198%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg60znv1t02 NVMe TOSHIBA 1024GB
857GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604105 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 985 951 1148 1347 775 858 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
204% Outstanding
Read 1,463
Write 1,825
Mixed 1,341
SusWrite 1,011
318% 1,410 MB/s
4K Read 41.3
4K Write 72
4K Mixed 29.6
139% 47.6 MB/s
DQ Read 1042
DQ Write 905
DQ Mixed 985
735% 977 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 204%
Great: 312%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$50
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 201 213 220 183 182 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 56% Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston XRMWRN-MIE 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2934 MHz
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
133% Outstanding
MC Read 46.9
MC Write 70.6
MC Mixed 45.3
155% 54.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 11.4
41% 14.2 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 115%
This bench: 133%
Great: 176%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop 91%
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Workstation 82%
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System: Alienware Area-51 R5

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