Alienware Aurora R9

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 99%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 100%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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 88.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics111% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive123% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora R9  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0T76PD
Memory22.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190719
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateOct 07 '19 at 17:39
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i9-9900-$469
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
88.5% Excellent
1-Core 135
2-Core 269
95% 202 Pts
4-Core 477
8-Core 874
84% 675 Pts
64-Core 1,492
100% 1,492 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 102%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$400
Dell(1028 12FE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
111% Outstanding
Lighting 387
Reflection 321
Parallax 84.4
102% 264 fps
MRender 368
Gravity 383
Splatting 234
112% 328 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 111%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Ssdpemkf010t8 NVMe INTEL 1024GB
866GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 7002 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 771 568 901 914 911 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
123% Outstanding
Read 1,701
Write 883
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 695
182% 828 MB/s
4K Read 4.5
4K Write 25.2
4K Mixed 2.2
23% 10.6 MB/s
DQ Read 226
DQ Write 49.9
DQ Mixed 50.9
60% 109 MB/s
Poor: 123%
This bench: 123%
Great: 294%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
931GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 166 184 181 184 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 173
Mixed 76.3
SusWrite 180
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 102%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown XRMWRN-MIE 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
MC Read 35.2
MC Write 37.2
MC Mixed 29
97% 33.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 35.6
SC Mixed 25.4
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
Poor: 78%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 100%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R9 Builds (Compare 214 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 98%
Nuclear submarine

System: Alienware Aurora R9

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,056
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