Alienware Aurora R8

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 98.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Boot Drive176% 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
7 months ago, 7 months ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora R8  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 02XRCM
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200701
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateFeb 03 '21 at 04:18
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-9700K-$265
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Memory 91.4
1-Core 141
2-Core 281
97% 171 Pts
4-Core 562
8-Core 1,111
103% 836 Pts
64-Core 1,112
75% 1,112 Pts
Poor: 85%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 105%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super)-$770
Dell(1028 C722) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3875 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 461.40
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 178
Reflection 178
Parallax 173
144% 176 fps
Gravity 148
Splatting 128
152% 138 fps
Poor: 117% Great: 149%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Micron 2200S NVMe 256GB
90GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 22001060 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 651 914 303 279 207 212 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
176% Outstanding
Read 1,450
Write 1,032
Mixed 931
SusWrite 428
214% 960 MB/s
4K Read 44.1
4K Write 80.1
4K Mixed 54.2
179% 59.5 MB/s
DQ Read 788
DQ Write 825
DQ Mixed 794
601% 803 MB/s
Poor: 102%
This bench: 176%
Great: 193%
Samsung 870 QVO 1TB-$110
294GB free
Firmware: SVQ01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 295 429 458 479 482 489 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
122% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 471
Mixed 399
SusWrite 438
102% 454 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 55.7
188% 67.4 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 354
268% 359 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 122%
Great: 129%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
893GB free
Firmware: 1001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 204 203 204 206 205 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 196
Mixed 75.2
SusWrite 201
121% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 113%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMA81GU6JJR8N-VK 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
MC Read 34.2
MC Write 35
MC Mixed 24.7
89% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 36.8
SC Mixed 26.4
78% 27.2 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
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Workstation
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System: Alienware Aurora R8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $715
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HDDRAMUSB
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