Alienware Aurora-R4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 107%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics121% 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.
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-R4  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0FPV4P
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131126
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 26 '19 at 14:44
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User HKG-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-4960X-$1,189
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
75.6% Very good
1-Core 110
2-Core 218
77% 164 Pts
4-Core 425
8-Core 712
72% 568 Pts
64-Core 854
57% 854 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 75.6%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$420
Zotac(19DA 1511) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2295 MHz, MLim: 3600 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
121% Outstanding
Lighting 447
Reflection 357
Parallax 444
117% 416 fps
MRender 390
Gravity 421
Splatting 252
122% 355 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 121%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM961 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
25GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 6L1Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 1,900
Write 1,475
Mixed 869
312% 1,415 MB/s
4K Read 55.9
4K Write 122
4K Mixed 72.7
242% 83.5 MB/s
DQ Read 736
DQ Write 580
DQ Mixed 219
284% 512 MB/s
Poor: 126% Great: 262%
Plextor PX-128M6G-2242 128GB
119GB free
Firmware: 1.01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 208 208 204 203 205 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
61.4% Good
Read 439
Write 207
Mixed 103
SusWrite 205
53% 238 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 38.4
4K Mixed 24.3
89% 29.2 MB/s
DQ Read 124
DQ Write 54
DQ Mixed 38.9
42% 72.1 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 80%
Intel Raid 0 Volume 4TB
3.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 619 667 653 674 676 669 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
389% Outstanding
Read 694
Write 504
Mixed 21.7
SusWrite 659
336% 470 MB/s
4K Read 6.8
4K Write 7.7
4K Mixed 1.8
626% 5.43 MB/s
Poor: 87%
This bench: 389%
Great: 230%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$56
13GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 92 93 94 95 93 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
75.2% Very good
Read 169
Write 128
Mixed 84.2
SusWrite 93.1
87% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 2133 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
125% Outstanding
MC Read 51
MC Write 49
MC Mixed 48
141% 49.3 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 14.5
SC Mixed 15.1
46% 16.3 GB/s
Latency 51.7
77% 51.7 ns
Poor: 48%
This bench: 125%
Great: 125%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora-R4 Builds (Compare 5,009 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

System: Alienware Aurora-R4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $788
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