Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics65.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive50.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemAlienware Area-51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0XJKKD
Memory7.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141001
Uptime4.1 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 17:51
Run Duration1223 Seconds
Run User NOR-User
Background CPU 16%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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 i7-5820K-$391
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
78.5% Very good
SC Int 94.4
SC Float 97.1
SC Mixed 100
78% 97.2 Pts
QC Int 377
QC Float 390
QC Mixed 385
87% 384 Pts
MC Int 714
MC Float 783
MC Mixed 746
112% 748 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 104%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$285
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
65.4% Good
Lighting 214
Reflection 174
Parallax 192
64% 193 fps
MRender 135
Gravity 185
Splatting 147
67% 156 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM851 2.5 7mm 128GB
46GB free
Firmware: EXT08D0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
50.8% Above average
Read 487
Write 92.5
Mixed 122
50% 234 MB/s
4K Read 16.8
4K Write 29.8
4K Mixed 11.5
56% 19.4 MB/s
DQ Read 316
DQ Write 93.4
DQ Mixed 28.6
67% 146 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 64%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$62
398GB free
Firmware: MX4OABX0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 127
Write 123
Mixed 126
95% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 1.29
4K Mixed 0.23
63% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A5143DB0-CPB 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
87.4% Excellent
MC Read 30.8
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 31.3
96% 33.5 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 19.5
SC Mixed 17.7
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 74.9
53% 74.9 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 101%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Area-51 R2 Builds (Compare 1,275 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 69%
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System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $931
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