Alienware Aurora R8

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 125%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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 100%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics98.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive202% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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.
Run History
SystemAlienware Aurora R8  (all builds)
MotherboardAlienware 0R3FWM
Memory29 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191105
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 02 '20 at 11:07
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-9700K-$370
U3E1, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
100% Outstanding
1-Core 144
2-Core 288
102% 216 Pts
4-Core 570
8-Core 1,085
103% 828 Pts
64-Core 1,089
73% 1,089 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 100%
Great: 109%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-$637
Dell(1028 3729) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
Lighting 490
Reflection 410
Parallax 526
129% 475 fps
MRender 11.5
Gravity 430
Splatting 252
98% 231 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 132%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Nvme PC401 SK hy 512GB
392GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80007E00 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 549 572 569 519 576 589 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
202% Outstanding
Read 1,543
Write 946
Mixed 1,277
SusWrite 562
241% 1,082 MB/s
4K Read 44.6
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 63.8
219% 79.9 MB/s
DQ Read 898
DQ Write 826
DQ Mixed 324
391% 683 MB/s
Poor: 99%
This bench: 202%
Great: 202%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$56
2TB free
Firmware: CC28
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 176 178 168 178 171 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 180
Write 172
Mixed 76.5
SusWrite 174
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 101%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown KHX2666C16/8G 802C0000802C 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 01980000830B KHX2666C16/8G 802C0000802C 8ATF1G64AZ-2G6E1 32GB
2400, 2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
81.8% Excellent
MC Read 29.5
MC Write 31.5
MC Mixed 25.7
83% 28.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.8
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 25.6
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 69.4
58% 69.4 ns
Poor: 82%
This bench: 81.8%
Great: 82%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical Aurora R8 Builds (Compare 4,267 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 116%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
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System: Alienware Aurora R8

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $790
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