Alienware Desktop Area 51 ALX CrossFire Computer
|Processor:||Intel Core 2 Extreme Processor (45nm Penryn) with Quad Core Technology|
|Memory:||2GB Dual Channel DDR3 SDRAM at 1333MHz|
|Storage:||Starting at 160GB up to 1TB per Drive (4 Drives Maximum)|
|Optical Drives:||20x Dual Layer DVD�R/W Drive w/LightScribe Technology|
|Graphics:||Standard Dual ATI Radeon HD 3870 with Crossfire Technology|
|Operating System:||Windows Vista Ultimate|
45 Nanometers of Quad-Core Glory
With more than 800 million transistors for quad-core, the new 45nm Core 2 Extreme introduces new microarchetecture features for greater performance. Some of these advanced new features include: greater performance at all previous given frequencies, up to 50-percent larger L2 caches, and expanded power management capabilities for new levels of energy efficiency. Also new to the next generation 45nm Core 2 Extreme are nearly 50 new Intel SSE4 instructions for speeding up the performance of media and high performance applications.
Let Alienware Push Your System to the Limit
The Area-51 ALX system is now available with the quad core Intel Core 2 Extreme QX9650 overclocked from 3.0GHz to 4.0 GHz core clock speed! Alienware factory overclocking increases your processor�s overall speed and performance. Alienware assures that all its overclocked systems still meet Alienware�s strict quality and performance guidelines before leaving the factory. Alienware factory overclocking does not void your system warranty.
Maximize Your Windows Vista� Experience
Want to get the most out of Windows Vista? Alienware can help. Since Windows Vista is the first Windows operating system that can scale to a computer�s hardware capabilities, how much you get out of Windows Vista is directly linked to how much technological force is packed into your PC. No problem. The latest graphics, processors, hard drives and memory are a given on any new Alienware system. So, while your neighbor with the conventional PC is marveling over the updated version of "Solitaire", you'll be busy enjoying essential Windows Vista features like DirectX 10, Aero, and Instant Search in their full glory on your new Alienware. Learn more on how Alienware gives you the definitive Windows Vista experience.
ATI� CrossFire� Graphics
Get Caught in the CrossFire
The new ATI� Radeon� HD 3870 with CrossFire� dual graphics technology are the DirectX� 10 screaming graphics firepower that ALX customers have been waiting for. These power-packed dual graphic cards provide the stunning realism and immersive visual quality that propels you deep into your gameplay. Dual 512MB of GDDR4 onboard memory, and PCI-Express 2.0 Graphics compatibility, makes sure your next-gen DX10 games can get cranked up to their maximum settings without experiencing any lag in framerates.
3 terabytes of storage
More than ever before
Cram all your digital pictures, movies, games, and music, into the massive hard drives on the Area-51 and still have room to spare. With up to 4 terabytes of storage you�ll never have to worry about storage space.
DDR3 Memory is Here
The Area-51 ALX with the Intel X38 chipset is equipped with the new standard in high performance memory, DDR3. DDR3 carries an average of 30% less power consumption and higher memory bandwidth than DDR2. These features allows for RAM clock speeds up to 1333MHz to 1600MHz.
Blu-ray Disc Technology
The Blu-ray Disc format offers the highest capacity of any consumer media format to date, also greatly surpassing the capacity of other media formats. Blu-ray Disc gives you the maximum storage capability of 50GB on one dual layer disc, almost 10x the standard storage capabilities of a DVD. Blu-ray Disc's huge capacity allows not only for the highest quality High Definition video to be displayed, but allows you back up your large media libraries on one disc.
Show your True Colors
Need a calming glow to foster your creative side or a burning intensity to match the determination needed to get you to the next level? Change the lighting colors in six different areas of the chassis to match your mood with AlienFX.
Space to Flex your Silicon Muscles
The Alienware P2 chassis gives you some breathing room with extra slots, inputs and space that allow you to upgrade even our most robust desktops. We give you room to grow even if you don't need it.
17� LCD System Powered by SLI Dual Graphics
No need to rummage through drawers or boxes in the garage anymore. You can crack the case and install your upgrades in no time flat with tool-less entry on Alienware's new chassis. Now it's ok to retire the pocketknife and twist ties that make up your toolbox.
tool-less entry on Alienware's new chassis
Chrome - the new black
Whether you pick Space Black, Saucer Silver, Cyborg Green, or Conspiracy Blue, Alienware�s ALX P2 chassis are sure to stand out from all the boring dull computers. All ALX P2 chassis are backed with chrome chassis accents and come standard with Alienware Liquid Cooling.
tool-less entry on Alienware's new chassis
No more Flying Blind
Tired of feeling your way to a port to plug in your game pad? The Alienware P2 chassis has lighting mods that strategically light I/O ports, optical drives, and power buttons while making your desktop more captivating than a rave, without the repetitive house music.
The best of the best
Alienware knows that an ALX customer demands nothing but the best, which is why its ALX systems come standard with all the top PC essentials. ALX customers are also backed by Alienware�s award winning 24/7 ALX professional technical support team, so you�ll never be left in the dark.