Alienware Aurora R7

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 80%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 137%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics72.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive351% 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
SystemAlienware Aurora R7  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0VDT73
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181009
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 16 '19 at 10:31
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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 i5-8400-$199
U3E1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 123
SC Mixed 117
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 425
QC Float 488
QC Mixed 450
103% 454 Pts
MC Int 615
MC Float 714
MC Mixed 655
99% 661 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
Dell(1028 11D7) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 418.91
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
72.2% Very good
Lighting 223
Reflection 196
Parallax 231
70% 217 fps
MRender 148
Gravity 206
Splatting 164
74% 173 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 72.2%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
XPG GAMMIX S11 Pro 1TB
607GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0906I
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1802 1857 1895 1913 1181 985 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
351% Outstanding
Read 2,663
Write 1,195
Mixed 1,642
SusWrite 1,605
396% 1,776 MB/s
4K Read 63.7
4K Write 162
4K Mixed 88.9
296% 105 MB/s
DQ Read 1,433
DQ Write 1,021
DQ Mixed 638
636% 1,030 MB/s
Poor: 196%
This bench: 351%
Great: 364%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$60
724GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 166 164 167 166 165 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
64.7% Good
Read 58.5
Write 154
Mixed 32
SusWrite 166
74% 103 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 2.2
395% 2.9 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 64.7%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6H1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
MC Read 34
MC Write 33.3
MC Mixed 24.4
87% 30.6 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 31.7
SC Mixed 25.8
72% 25.3 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 86%
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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 R7 Builds (Compare 6,583 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 101%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine

System: Alienware Aurora R7

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $863
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HDDRAMUSB
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