Alienware Area-51 R2

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 83%
Aircraft carrier
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 91.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics100% 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 Drive96.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (44%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemAlienware Area-51 R2  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 09G12C
Memory27.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180209
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 12 '18 at 01:31
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 44%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-6850K-$440
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
SC Int 110
SC Float 119
SC Mixed 114
92% 114 Pts
QC Int 431
QC Float 467
QC Mixed 454
102% 451 Pts
MC Int 810
MC Float 944
MC Mixed 883
131% 879 Pts
Poor: 82%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 110%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$344
Dell(1028 3301) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Lighting 308
Reflection 296
Parallax 310
95% 305 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 288
Splatting 231
103% 242 fps
Poor: 83%
This bench: 100%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SK hynix SC311 SATA 512GB
165GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 70000P10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 463 411 361 326 315 237 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
96.6% Outstanding
Read 459
Write 451
Mixed 399
SusWrite 352
94% 415 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 75.4
4K Mixed 38.1
132% 47.3 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 327
DQ Mixed 336
258% 350 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 96.6%
Great: 104%
WD Blue 4TB (2015)-$88
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 173 173 172 172 172 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 161
Mixed 104
SusWrite 172
113% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
183% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 101%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron 16ATF1G64AZ-2G1B1 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
113% Outstanding
MC Read 41.1
MC Write 50.9
MC Mixed 40.9
127% 44.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 20.3
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 113%
Great: 119%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Area-51 R2 Builds (Compare 1,920 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 102%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 69%
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System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $843
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