Alienware Aurora R9

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 102%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 94%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics105% 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 Drive245% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R9  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0T76PD
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200603
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 24 '20 at 07:10
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%
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 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700-$320
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
94% Outstanding
Memory 83.5
1-Core 143
2-Core 286
95% 171 Pts
4-Core 559
8-Core 1,075
101% 817 Pts
64-Core 1,073
72% 1,073 Pts
Poor: 81%
This bench: 94%
Great: 99%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Dell(1028 12FE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3700 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 442.59
Performing below potential (52nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
105% Outstanding
Lighting 128
Reflection 115
Parallax 133
103% 125 fps
MRender 177
Gravity 125
Splatting 98.2
107% 133 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 105%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme KXG60ZNV256G NVM 256GB
213GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 4106 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1247 400 399 403 370 389 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
245% Outstanding
Read 2,068
Write 1,648
Mixed 1,288
SusWrite 535
308% 1,384 MB/s
4K Read 54.8
4K Write 154
4K Mixed 77.5
264% 95.5 MB/s
DQ Read 995
DQ Write 1161
DQ Mixed 779
670% 978 MB/s
Poor: 130%
This bench: 245%
Great: 245%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
535GB free
Firmware: MS2OA810
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 156 156 154 155 157 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 138
Mixed 35.3
SusWrite 155
90% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
135% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown X5H5PW-MIE 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
MC Read 35
MC Write 35.9
MC Mixed 25.4
92% 32.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 37.5
SC Mixed 26.5
79% 27.6 GB/s
Latency 74.3
54% 74.3 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R9 Builds (Compare 1,775 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 127%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 118%
UFO

System: Alienware Aurora R9

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,090
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