Alienware Aurora R6

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 63%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 83.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics81.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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 R6  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07HV66
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190211
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 06 '19 at 05:13
Run Duration679 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700-$305
U3E1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
83.9% Excellent
1-Core 127
2-Core 228
85% 178 Pts
4-Core 489
8-Core 648
74% 569 Pts
64-Core 652
44% 652 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 83.9%
Great: 84%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$405
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 2123 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Lighting 313
Reflection 299
Parallax 353
83% 322 fps
MRender 199
Gravity 305
Splatting 247
80% 250 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 86%
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$150
CLim: 2138 MHz, MLim: 1828 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 419.67
Relative performance n/a - benchmarks incomplete
Lighting 8.1
Reflection 22.5
Parallax 28.9
3% 19.8 fps
Splatting 2.2
0% 2.2 fps
Poor: 28% Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba THNSN5256GPUK NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB
141GB free
Firmware: 4103 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 240 268 230 232 244 231 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
131% Outstanding
Read 1,135
Write 784
Mixed 446
SusWrite 241
144% 652 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 111
4K Mixed 50.6
169% 63.7 MB/s
DQ Read 468
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 321
262% 376 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 131%
Great: 145%
HGST Travelstar 7K1000 2.5" 1TB
788GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JB0OA3W0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 94 84 88 94 101 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 114
Write 113
Mixed 23.3
SusWrite 93.4
62% 85.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.4
92% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 77%
Samsung HM250HJ 250GB-$32
182GB free
Firmware: 2AK10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 91 92 93 92 93 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
57.4% Above average
Read 108
Write 74.7
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 91.6
62% 84.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
195% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 60%
Hitachi HDS721010CLA632 1TB-$99
931GB free
Firmware: JP4OA41A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 134 133 134 133 133 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Read 134
Write 129
Mixed 65
SusWrite 133
84% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 77%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
256GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 177 176 176 177 176 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
93.4% Outstanding
Read 150
Write 151
Mixed 76
SusWrite 176
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
112% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 115%
Asmt 2115 250GB
233GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 59 59 59 59 59 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
33.5% Below average
Read 57.7
Write 58
Mixed 35.7
SusWrite 58.7
39% 52.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
121% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 31%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378A1K43BB2-CRC 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
78.5% Very good
MC Read 29.8
MC Write 31
MC Mixed 22.5
79% 27.8 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 31.9
SC Mixed 25.1
71% 25 GB/s
Latency 75.3
53% 75.3 ns
Poor: 61%
This bench: 78.5%
Great: 117%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R6 Builds (Compare 4,206 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 73%
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Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
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System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $710
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HDDRAMUSB
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