You can pick from factory-overclocked* offerings or you can create your own settings using our Alienware approved 'Unlocked BIOS.'
The Unlocked BIOS options enable serious gamers to edit various internal settings that can be used to increase processor and memory speeds. By editing these settings users can overclock their system beyond what is found at stock settings.*
Alienware Aurora with optional Intel® X58 motherboard chipset allows for additional options for Intel® CoreTM i7 CPUs as well as Intel® CoreTM i7 Extreme CPUs not available with the Intel P55 Express architecture.
Alienware Aurora Unlocked BIOS options
Available for all Auroras and CPUs
Options specific to the X58-based Aurora
Change your Memory Ratio
Change IOH Voltage
Enable XMP Memory
View Current QPI Speed
Modify all Memory Timing
Change QPI Ratio
Change your BCLK
Change QPI Voltage
Toggle ON/OFF Turbo Mode Technology
Additional options specific to X58-based Auroras with Extreme Edition CPUs