Alienware Area-51m

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 153%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 152%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 150%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 99.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics201% is a record breaking 3D score, it's almost off the scale. This GPU can handle all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive201% 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.
Memory64GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 64GB 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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemAlienware Area-51m  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware Area-51m
Memory50.3 GB free of 64 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190905
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateNov 16 '19 at 13:30
Run Duration202 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-9900K-$440
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
99.4% Outstanding
Memory 91.3
1-Core 141
2-Core 288
97% 173 Pts
4-Core 576
8-Core 1,026
100% 801 Pts
64-Core 1,473
99% 1,473 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 99.4%
Great: 106%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia Quadro RTX 6000
Nvidia(10DE 12BA) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 24GB, Driver: 441.12
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
201% Outstanding
Lighting 679
Reflection 623
Parallax 782
178% 695 fps
MRender 617
Gravity 713
Splatting 359
203% 563 fps
Poor: 159%
This bench: 201%
Great: 201%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pc601 NVMe SK hynix 1TB
675GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80002111 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1359 1169 284 496 544 540 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
201% Outstanding
Read 1,392
Write 1,788
Mixed 1,529
SusWrite 732
307% 1,360 MB/s
4K Read 43.6
4K Write 98.6
4K Mixed 58.7
194% 67 MB/s
DQ Read 987
DQ Write 819
DQ Mixed 901
675% 902 MB/s
Poor: 129%
This bench: 201%
Great: 267%
Samsung 970 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$295
953GB free
Firmware: 1B2QEXP7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2176 2181 2184 2190 2177 2179 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
323% Outstanding
Read 2,059
Write 2177
Mixed 1,408
SusWrite 2,181
441% 1,956 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 102
4K Mixed 62.8
207% 71 MB/s
DQ Read 1,075
DQ Write 873
DQ Mixed 961
723% 970 MB/s
Poor: 238%
This bench: 323%
Great: 405%
Lacie d2 Professional 8TB
5TB free
Firmware: 235C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 221 222 225 227 225 226 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 18% Great: 128%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16ATF2G64HZ-2G6E1 4x16GB
4 of 4 slots used
64GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (16th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
76.9% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 24.5
77% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 30.6
SC Mixed 23.8
68% 23.7 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 75%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 91%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Area-51m Builds (Compare 2,555 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 109%
UFO

System: Alienware Area-51m

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $440
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