Alienware Area-51 R5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming 21%
Desktop 72%
Workstation 20%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (17th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 83 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 69.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics28.8% 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 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
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
SystemAlienware Area-51 R5  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0N4R4N
Memory7.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1280 x 720 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180801
Uptime5.7 Days
Run DateJun 16 '21 at 18:01
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-7800X-$288
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
69.7% Good
Memory 71.5
1-Core 109
2-Core 208
74% 130 Pts
4-Core 365
8-Core 624
62% 494 Pts
64-Core 871
58% 871 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 69.7%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
Dell(1028 3512) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.40
Performing below potential (32nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
28.8% Poor
Lighting 35.4
Reflection 38.4
Parallax 39.6
29% 37.8 fps
MRender 35.4
Gravity 36.6
Splatting 0.2
29% 24.1 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 28.8%
Great: 35%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC28
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0 64 107 97 94 101 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
52.5% Above average
Read 106
Write 53.1
Mixed 69.7
SusWrite 77.2
57% 76.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
153% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192 MB
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
47.3% Average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 23.2
MC Mixed 13.6
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 6.4
SC Write 18.5
SC Mixed 8.4
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 97.9
41% 97.9 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 81%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 34: 3R 5G 4B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
34% 15% 78 320 253 60 26" 1366 768 XXX0000 ONN TV
Typical Area-51 R5 Builds (Compare 403 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 108%
Desktop 84%
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Workstation 100%

System: Alienware Area-51 R5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Below average Total price: $1,452
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