Alienware Area-51m R2

Performance Results

Gaming 135%
Desktop 100%
Workstation 145%
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 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 intensive workstation, and even full-fledged server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 97.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics137% 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 Drive254% 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.
Run History
SystemAlienware Area-51m R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware Alienware Area-51m R2
Memory58.6 GB free of 64 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210128
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 28 '21 at 07:23
Run Duration122 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i9-10900K-$490
U3E1, 1 CPU, 10 cores, 20 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
Memory 88.9
1-Core 142
2-Core 285
96% 172 Pts
4-Core 568
8-Core 1,090
103% 829 Pts
64-Core 1848
124% 1848 Pts
Poor: 94%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080S (Super Mobile)
Dell(1028 099D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 471.11
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
137% Outstanding
Lighting 176
Reflection 178
Parallax 179
142% 177 fps
MRender 189
Gravity 159
Splatting 131
132% 160 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 137%
Great: 134%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$75
410GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1941 614 612 600 608 615 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
254% Outstanding
Read 2,367
Write 2,180
Mixed 1,562
SusWrite 832
388% 1,735 MB/s
4K Read 51.7
4K Write 101
4K Mixed 66.7
217% 73 MB/s
DQ Read 1023
DQ Write 803
DQ Mixed 903
678% 910 MB/s
Poor: 186%
This bench: 254%
Great: 315%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown HMAA4GS6AJR8N-XN 2x31.5GB
2 of 2 slots used
63GB SODIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing below potential (71st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
91.4% Outstanding
MC Read 33.4
MC Write 37.1
MC Mixed 27.8
94% 32.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 39.9
SC Mixed 24.9
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 56%
This bench: 91.4%
Great: 97%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 7 6 60 17.2" 1280 720 AUO329B
Typical Area-51m R2 Builds (Compare 178 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 124%
Desktop 104%
Workstation 134%

System: Alienware Area-51m R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $490
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