Alienware Aurora R8

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics6.05% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive244% 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.
SystemAlienware Aurora R8  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0R3FWM
Memory10.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs, 1024 x 768 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200701
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '21 at 13:23
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-9600K-$202
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
Memory 83.1
1-Core 134
2-Core 263
90% 160 Pts
4-Core 512
8-Core 712
80% 612 Pts
64-Core 692
46% 692 Pts
Poor: 83%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 103%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel UHD Graphics 630
Dell(1028 08F7) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 26.20.100.7262
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
6.05% Terrible
Lighting 7.2
Reflection 112
Parallax 8.4
6% 42.5 fps
MRender 11.4
Gravity 7.1
Splatting 11.6
6% 10 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.05%
Great: 6%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kxg60znv256g NVMe TOSHIBA 256GB
169GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 10604106 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1250 363 384 390 386 391 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
244% Outstanding
Read 2,059
Write 1,643
Mixed 1,280
SusWrite 527
307% 1,378 MB/s
4K Read 54.5
4K Write 153
4K Mixed 77
262% 94.8 MB/s
DQ Read 985
DQ Write 1165
DQ Mixed 761
661% 970 MB/s
Poor: 112%
This bench: 244%
Great: 244%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
931GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 200 202 201 202 198 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 184
Mixed 80.9
SusWrite 200
118% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 109%
Great: 113%
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 (92nd percentile)
87.4% Excellent
MC Read 34.6
MC Write 35
MC Mixed 24.7
90% 31.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 36.5
SC Mixed 26.3
76% 26.4 GB/s
Latency 75
53% 75 ns
Poor: 70%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 88%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R8 Builds (Compare 2,604 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 98%
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Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine

System: Alienware Aurora R8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $720
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HDDRAMUSB
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