Alienware Aurora

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics12% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive73.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 04VWF2
Memory4.5 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20091028
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateDec 23 '18 at 13:25
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 975-$405
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.35 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
67% Good
SC Int 95.1
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 101
80% 100 Pts
QC Int 316
QC Float 331
QC Mixed 319
73% 322 Pts
MC Int 451
MC Float 496
MC Mixed 473
71% 473 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 67%
Great: 68%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 580-$450
EVGA(3842 1587) 1.5GB
CLim: 930 MHz, MLim: 550 MHz, Ram: 1.5GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
12% Very poor
Lighting 30
Reflection 40.7
Parallax 44.7
11% 38.5 fps
MRender 20.4
Gravity 34.1
Splatting 37.7
13% 30.7 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 12%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 1TB-$249
747GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 224 235 236 236 236 MB/s
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
73.6% Very good
Read 252
Write 238
Mixed 229
SusWrite 226
53% 236 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 67.8
4K Mixed 38.8
131% 45.5 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 194
DQ Mixed 199
149% 199 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 136%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$33
461GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 115 117 118 117 117 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
64.9% Good
Read 111
Write 112
Mixed 58.2
SusWrite 115
73% 99.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 71%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$33
461GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 132 133 133 132 132 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Read 117
Write 115
Mixed 51.6
SusWrite 129
75% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 6x2GB
6 of 6 slots used
12GB DIMM
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
42.6% Average
MC Read 15.3
MC Write 13.8
MC Mixed 11.1
38% 13.4 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 13.2
38% 13.2 GB/s
Latency 49.5
81% 49.5 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora Builds (Compare 1,362 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

System: Alienware Aurora

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $269
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $355Nvidia GTX 1070 $335Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $84
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $144Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X $274Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $44Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 64GB $128
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $639SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $85SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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