Alienware X51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics62.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive68.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
SystemAlienware X51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0PGRP5
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170320
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateJan 02 '21 at 07:35
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-4690K-$155
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
81% Excellent
Memory 88.6
1-Core 111
2-Core 205
80% 135 Pts
4-Core 423
8-Core 429
58% 426 Pts
64-Core 423
28% 423 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 81%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
62.1% Good
Lighting 87
Reflection 84.7
Parallax 56.5
70% 76.1 fps
MRender 70.1
Gravity 64.2
Splatting 56.6
52% 63.6 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata SU650 120GB-$35
58GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V8X02c08
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 218 129 123 160 142 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
68.8% Good
Read 357
Write 144
Mixed 307
SusWrite 161
54% 242 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 80.9
4K Mixed 31.2
118% 45.2 MB/s
DQ Read 149
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 186
142% 188 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 90%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$29
284GB free
Firmware: 18.01H18
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 114 114 113 115 114 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
59.3% Above average
Read 95.8
Write 87.5
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 111
66% 89.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HX316C10F/4 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
61.3% Good
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 18.4
61% 21.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 19.5
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical X51 R2 Builds (Compare 2,852 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

System: Alienware X51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $366
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