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Dell rollout LGA 2011-based Alienware Aurora desktops, plan to take over the world

Dell throws a new Alienware desktop into the battle, Aurora model R4 sports Intel's latest Sandy Bri

| Computer Systems News | Posted: Dec 16, 2011 2:29 am

Dell's Alienware team have today launched an updated Aurora gaming desktop, which is based on Intel's latest Sandy Bridge-E platform. It is known as model R4 and uses the ALX mid-tower chassis.

 

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It also features a liquid-cooled Core i7-3930K or i7-3960X, up to 32GB of RAM, up to a 2TB hard drive and/or up to a 512GB solid-state drive, and right up to the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 590 GPU or two AMD Radeon HD 6950's in CrossFire.

 

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The new desktop can be specced to handle one or two optical drives, a Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Xtreme Audio or Titanium Audio card, and of course, runs Windows 7. Alienware's Aurora R3 starts at $2,199 and can be found here.

 

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The case definitely looks mighty fine, wouldn't mind checking out one of these myself just for the case. Very, very swish.

NEWS SOURCES:Techpowerup.com

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