Alienware Aurora-R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics25.1% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive87.6% 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.
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.
High background CPU (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
6 months ago, 4 months ago.
SystemAlienware Aurora-R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 07JNH0
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131126
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 23 '21 at 10:53
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-3930K-$460
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
68.5% Good
Memory 82.1
1-Core 88.1
2-Core 167
68% 112 Pts
4-Core 296
8-Core 519
51% 407 Pts
64-Core 657
44% 657 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 88%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7870-$203
AMD(1002 0B04) 2GB
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
25.1% Poor
Lighting 31.6
Reflection 34
Parallax 41.6
26% 35.7 fps
MRender 28.9
Gravity 30.7
Splatting 24.1
24% 27.9 fps
Poor: 24%
This bench: 25.1%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
103GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 420 112 102 108 101 97 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
87.6% Excellent
Read 443
Write 420
Mixed 387
SusWrite 157
79% 352 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 71.4
4K Mixed 45.5
139% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 365
274% 366 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 87.6%
Great: 133%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 1TB-$87
427GB free
Firmware: JC4A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 102 101 103 103 103 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
59% Above average
Read 103
Write 93
Mixed 55.1
SusWrite 102
65% 88.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 59%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5273CH0-CK0 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
MC Read 35.5
MC Write 37.4
MC Mixed 33.1
101% 35.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.1
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 10.7
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 76.7
52% 76.7 ns
Poor: 46%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 92%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora-R4 Builds (Compare 2,735 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
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Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 50%
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System: Alienware Aurora-R4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $830
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