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Alienware Alpha

Looks can be deceiving.

The Witcher 3 at 60FPS? Yep, the Alienware Alpha can do that. With an ultra-small form factor, NVIDIA GTX 960 GPU graphics powering high-end gaming, it’s hard to figure out what it can’t do.
Alienware Alpha
Processor
  • 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 6100T (3MB Cache, up to 3.2 GHz)
    6th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 6400T (6MB Cache, up to 2.8 GHz)
    6th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 6700T (8MB Cache, up to 3.6 GHz)
Operating Systems
  • Windows 10 Home
Memory*
  • 4GB DDR4 at 2133MHz - 1 DIMM
    8GB DDR4 at 2133MHz - 1 DIMM
    16GB DDR4 at 2133MHz - 1 DIMMS
Hard Drive
  • 500 GB (64MB Cache) 7200 RPM SATA 6Gb/s
    1TB (64MB Cache) 7200 RPM SATA 6Gb/s
    256MB M.2 PCIe Solid State Drive
    512MB M.2 PCIe Solid State Drive
    1TB M.2 PICe Solid State Drive
Video Card
  • NVIDIA® GeForce GTX 960 GPU with 4GB DDR5
    AMD Radeon™ R9 M470X GPU with 2 GB DDR5
Optical Drive
  • No ODD, Dell External DVD +/- RW ODD accessory offered (not included)
Ports
  • Front
    2 USB 3.0

    Bottom
    1 USB 2.0

    Rear

    2 USB 3.0
    1 RJ45 GbE
    1 HDMI-Out 2.0
    1 HDMI-In 2.0
    1 optical audio out (Toslink)
    1 DC in
    1 Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port
Slots
  • 1 DDR4 SoDIMM Socket
Chassis
  • Bluetooth
    Bluetooth 4.0
    Bluetooth 4.2

    Cable
    HDMI Cable included

    Keyboard
    Alienware Multi-Media Keyboard

    Mouse
    Alienware Standard Optical Mouse

Dimensions
  • Height: 55mm (2.17") x Width: 200mm (7.87") x Depth: 200mm (7.87")
    Starting at Weight: 1.81 Kg (4lbs)*
Power
  • A/C Adapter
    130W AC Adapter
    180W AC Adapter
Regulatory
 

Features & Design

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Reboot your expectations.
Reboot your expectations.
Experience 60FPS gameplay on favorites like The Witcher 3, Mortal Kombat X, and more. With up to 6th Gen Intel® processors, 60% higher GPU performance, a M.2 PCle SSD Slot, Graphics Amplifier support (on select models) and an ultra-small form factor, the Alpha is the superior choice for gaming at home or your next LAN party.
See the ins and outs of Alpha.
Watch Alienware insiders walk you through the awesome Alienware Alpha and check out the intense levels of gameplay.

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Superior gaming. Streamlined.
Superior gaming. Streamlined.
Gaming Simplified: Quickly download games straight to your Alpha with the click of a few buttons. All your games stay up to date and ready to play, all the time.

It's your choice: Whether you want access to Steam, Origin or GOG, you can game the way you want on the big screen in 1080p Full HD beauty.

Ready for upgrades: Although impressive on its own, the Alienware Alpha with i5 and i7 processors can be boosted with a Graphics Amplifier* for more intense gameplay.

Game on the go: LAN parties have never been easier and more accessible thanks to the Alpha’s ultra-small form factor and minimal set up.
Alienware Hivemind
Expand your PC gaming and entertainment experience with the new HiveMind Interface by Alienware. You can now access your Steam games, videos, images, and favorite programs all from one place with a controller. Kick back, relax and enjoy the plethora of functionalities offered by the new HiveMind Interface in a fully-customizable environment.
  • Alienware HiveMind  
    Alienware HiveMind
    HiveMind Interface Welcome Menu: Start the experience by watching Help Videos to Learn how to use and customize the new HiveMind Interface.
  • Alienware HiveMind  
    Alienware HiveMind
    Hivemind Interface Main Menu: Easily access your Games, Pictures, Videos, and programs with your controller in a fully-customizable environment.
  • Alienware HiveMind  
    Alienware HiveMind
    Launch your Steam games directly from the HiveMind Interface Menu.
  • Alienware HiveMind  
    Alienware HiveMind
    Customize your media center by choosing among hundreds of Add-ons for Music, Videos, Programs, and Pictures.
  • Alienware HiveMind  
    Alienware HiveMind
    Full Controller Mapping Capability.
  • Alienware HiveMind  
    Alienware HiveMind
    Hotkeys: ability to control AlienFX, Network, Audio, Video, Bluetooth, and updates at your fingertips.
  • Alienware HiveMind  
    Alienware HiveMind
    Help Videos: Learn how to use and customize your HiveMind Interface with detailed help videos.
  • Alienware HiveMind  
    Alienware HiveMind
    Favorites Menu: Access your favorite applications, games, music, videos… at anytime.
  • Alienware HiveMind  
    Alienware HiveMind
    Complete customization of the Interface: personalize your overall theme colors, font, language, sounds, and startup window.
  • Alienware HiveMind  
    Alienware HiveMind
    Complete customization of the background: personalize your background color, image, and display option.
Unleash unexpected power.
Unleash unexpected power.
The next generation of graphics: With options for either an AMD Radeon™ R9 M470X GPU with 2GB DDR5 or NVIDIA GTX 960 with 4GB GDDR5, you’ll be more than ready to play games with higher settings and higher resolutions. On select modules, your graphics can be boosted even further with a Graphics Amplifier, taking your gameplay visuals to even more extremes.

Start with a strong core: New 6th generation Intel® Core™ processors allow for fantastic gaming on all the latest and greatest titles.

Upgrades welcome: The Alienware Alpha is user accessible, so you can feel free to upgrade the CPU and RAM for better in-game performance and background application multitasking, as well as add hard drive space for more games.
Alienware Alpha R1 Ports and slots.
Alienware Alpha R1 Ports and slots.
1. R1 USB 2.0 | 2. Power adapter port | 3. HDMI In & Out 1.4 | 4. Optical audio out | 5. RJ45 port | 6. USB 3.0
Alienware Alpha R2 Ports and slots
Alienware Alpha R2 Ports and slots.
1. R2 USB 3.0 | 2. Power adapter port | 3. Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port​ (available with NVIDIA GPUs) | 4. HDMI In & Out 2.0 | 5. RJ45 port | 6. USB 3.0 | 7. Optical audio out
Dimensions & Weight
Dimensions & Weight
1. Height: 55mm (2.17") | 2. Width: 200mm (7.87") | 3. Depth: 200mm (7.87") | Starting at Weight: 1.81 kg (4 lbs)*
 

Accessories & Services

Essential accessories for your Alienware Alpha
Essential accessories for your Alienware Alpha
Take the intensity of your Alpha to the next level with these Alienware-recommended essential accessories.
Roccat Kone XTD Mouse
Roccat Kone XTD Mouse
With eight fully-programmable buttons and a tough-built 4D mouse wheel, the Kone XTD offers the optimal amount of combat control and swift access to all the command options you need to dominate any battle.
Roccat Isku FX Keyboard
Roccat Isku FX Keyboard
Intuitive and easy to program, with breakthrough EASY-SHIFT[+]™ technology, each button has more winning-edge value with a secondary programmable function.
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All of the support. None of the hassle.
Premium Support
Premium Support
Get 24x7 support with everything from setting up your new system to using everyday software.* With new features like SupportAssist, our experts will actually contact you if they detect an issue.* And if we can solve your issues remotely, we’ll send a technician to your location*. It’s the hassle-free help you deserve.
Accidental Damage Protection
Accidental Damage Protection
Minimize the unplanned expenses and downtime by protecting you against unforeseen mishaps caused by drops, spills, surges and breaks.*
 

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