Alienware Aurora-R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 76%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics66.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive131% 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
10 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora-R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07JNH0
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131126
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 03 '16 at 02:38
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-4930K-$555
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
86.3% Excellent
SC Int 111
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 112
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 417
QC Float 424
QC Mixed 418
95% 419 Pts
MC Int 797
MC Float 814
MC Mixed 842
123% 818 Pts
Poor: 68%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 98%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX Titan-$1,088
EVGA(3842 2791) ≥ 4GB
Driver: nvd3dumx Ver. 21.21.13.7270
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
66.5% Good
Lighting 186
Reflection 155
Parallax 270
67% 204 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 188
Splatting 119
66% 152 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 66.5%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 730 Series 480GB-$320
240GB free
Firmware: L2010420 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
83.7% Excellent
Read 141
Write 484
Mixed 137
58% 254 MB/s
4K Read 33.6
4K Write 86.9
4K Mixed 35
142% 51.8 MB/s
DQ Read 0.99
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 0.73
36% 80 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 113%
Kingston HyperX Predator AHCI PCIe M.2 240GB-$158
102GB free
Firmware: OC34L5TM Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 1,298
Write 635
Mixed 762
198% 898 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 62.6
4K Mixed 16.8
101% 36.7 MB/s
DQ Read 319
DQ Write 165
DQ Mixed 18
73% 167 MB/s
Poor: 89%
This bench: 131%
Great: 147%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$80
921GB free
Firmware: CC3E Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
69% Good
Read 129
Write 112
Mixed 77.1
79% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.6
129% 1 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 69%
Great: 67%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$37
354GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
58.9% Above average
Read 108
Write 97.6
Mixed 70
68% 91.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.72
4K Mixed 0.59
126% 1 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1866 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
MC Read 37.3
MC Write 33.2
MC Mixed 33.3
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 15
SC Mixed 13.6
43% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 78%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora-R4 Builds (Compare 1,481 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

System: Alienware Aurora-R4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $809
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