Alienware Aurora R12

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
28 days ago, 28 days ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora R12  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0P0JWX
Memory5 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210708
Uptime2.5 Days
Run DateSep 18 '21 at 03:06
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%
Watch Gameplay: 1650S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (20th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-11400F-$245
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 2.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
86.1% Excellent
Memory 70.6
1-Core 157
2-Core 298
96% 175 Pts
4-Core 545
8-Core 889
91% 717 Pts
64-Core 1,142
77% 1,142 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 86.1%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super)-$465
Dell(1028 1365) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 471.96
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 74.7
Reflection 72.7
Parallax 70.9
60% 72.8 fps
Gravity 66.9
Splatting 0.2
68% 33.5 fps
Poor: 56% Great: 64%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$38
424GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 13057113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 79 131 102 120 122 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
81.5% Excellent
Read 183
Write 152
Mixed 94.9
SusWrite 101
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.4
132% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown XJV223-MIE 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
40.3% Average
MC Read 18.9
MC Write 11.6
MC Mixed 11.1
40% 13.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 11.8
36% 12.7 GB/s
Latency 100
40% 100 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 69%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R12 Builds (Compare 709 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 195%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 194%
UFO

System: Alienware Aurora R12

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $700
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Intel Core i7-11700K $350Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $183
HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $38Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $75SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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