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Alienware Alpha

Liberate your living room.

The Alienware Alpha unites the freedom of PC gaming and the ease of a console, forever changing the way you game.
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Alienware Alpha
$549.00


4th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 Processor
4th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 Processor
Windows 8.1
Windows 8.1
4GB Memory
4GB Memory
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5

Combine the freedom of PC gaming with the ease of a console on the new Alienware Alpha. The customized Alienware UI provides easy access to thousands of Steam games right at your fingertips.
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Processor
Intel® Core™ i3-4130T Dual-Core processor (3M Cache, 2.9GHz)
Operating System
Windows 8.1 64 Bit, English, Exclusive Alienware Alpha Console Interface
Support*
1 Year Alienware Limited Hardware Warranty
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Video Card*
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5
Memory*
4GB DDR3L 1600MHz Memory
Hard Drive*
500GB SATA 6Gb/s
Game Controller
Xbox 360 Wireless Controller (Black) with USB adapter
Power Supply
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5
Wireless
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160 1x1 + Bluetooth 4.0
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2x DDR3 SoDIMM Sockets
Ports
External Chassis Connections
2x USB 2.0 (Front)
2x USB 3.0 (Back)
1x RJ45 GbE
1x HDMI-Out 1.4a
1x HDMI-In
1x optical audio out (Toslink)
1x DC in

Internal Chassis Connections
1x USB 2.0 – Tool-less access via bottom door
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Alienware Alpha
$699.00


4th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 Processor
4th Generation Intel® Core™ i3 Processor
Windows 8.1
Windows 8.1
8GB Memory
8GB Memory
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5

Combine the freedom of PC gaming with the ease of a console on the new Alienware Alpha. The customized Alienware UI and bundled controller provides easy access to thousands of Steam games right at your fingertips.
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Intel® Core™ i3-4130T Dual-Core processor (3M Cache, 2.9GHz)
 
Windows 8.1 64 Bit, English, Exclusive Alienware Alpha Console Interface
 
1 Year Alienware Limited Hardware Warranty
 
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Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5
 
8GB Dual Channel DDR3L 1600MHz
 
1TB SATA 6Gb/s
 
Xbox 360 Wireless Controller (Black) with USB adapter
 
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5
 
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160 1x1 + Bluetooth 4.0
 
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2x DDR3 SoDIMM Sockets
 
External Chassis Connections
2x USB 2.0 (Front)
2x USB 3.0 (Back)
1x RJ45 GbE
1x HDMI-Out 1.4a
1x HDMI-In
1x optical audio out (Toslink)
1x DC in

Internal Chassis Connections
1x USB 2.0 – Tool-less access via bottom door
 
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Alienware Alpha
$799.00


4th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 Processor
4th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 Processor
Windows 8.1
Windows 8.1
8GB Memory
8GB Memory
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5

Power up with the Intel® Core™ i5 processor and kick the competition to the curb.
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Intel® Core™ i5-4590T Quad-Core processor (6M Cache, up to 3.0GHz)
 
Windows 8.1 64 Bit, English, Exclusive Alienware Alpha Console Interface
 
1 Year Alienware Limited Hardware Warranty
 
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Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5
 
8GB Dual Channel DDR3L 1600MHz
 
1TB SATA 6Gb/s
 
Xbox 360 Wireless Controller (Black) with USB adapter
 
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5
 
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265 2x2 + Bluetooth 4.0
 
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2x DDR3 SoDIMM Sockets
 
External Chassis Connections
2x USB 2.0 (Front)
2x USB 3.0 (Back)
1x RJ45 GbE
1x HDMI-Out 1.4a
1x HDMI-In
1x optical audio out (Toslink)
1x DC in

Internal Chassis Connections
1x USB 2.0 – Tool-less access via bottom door
 
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Alienware Alpha
 Fully maxed; giving you all the console you will ever need.

Alienware Alpha
$899.00


4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processor
4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7 Processor
Windows 8.1
Windows 8.1
8GB Memory
8GB Memory
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5

The Game Changer. The power of a fully loaded PC in a console-sized chassis that will take your gaming experience to the next level.
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Intel® Core™ i7-4765T Quad-Core processor (8M Cache, up to 3.0 GHz)
Windows 8.1 64 Bit, English, Exclusive Alienware Alpha Console Interface
1 Year Alienware Limited Hardware Warranty
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Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5
8GB Dual Channel DDR3L 1600MHz
2TB SATA 6Gb/s
Xbox 360 Wireless Controller (Black) with USB adapter
Alpha chassis with NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX GPU 2GB GDDR5
Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265 2x2 + Bluetooth 4.0
-- Select --
2x DDR3 SoDIMM Sockets
External Chassis Connections
2x USB 2.0 (Front)
2x USB 3.0 (Back)
1x RJ45 GbE
1x HDMI-Out 1.4a
1x HDMI-In
1x optical audio out (Toslink)
1x DC in

Internal Chassis Connections
1x USB 2.0 – Tool-less access via bottom door
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Features & Design

With Windows 8.1 — for a smooth, versatile PC experience.
Dawn of a new era
The Alienware Alpha combines the freedom of PC gaming with the ease of a console. The exclusive Alienware-developed user interface allows you to navigate all of Alpha’s core functions with only the included Xbox 360 controller – without needing a keyboard and mouse. With the power of Steam Big Picture, the global online community for downloading and playing games, you can have quick and easy access to thousands of your favorite Steam games, plus other entertainment, all on your big screen TV. Welcome to a new era of fun.

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Alienware Alpha

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See the ins and outs of Alpha.
Watch Alienware insiders walk you through the awesome Alpha console and show you how easily and powerfully Alpha brings PC gaming to your TV.
The ease and experience of a console
Alienware exclusive console interface: The Alienware Alpha boots directly into an exclusive user interface that provides easy streamlined controller-based navigation - no mouse or keyboard needed. You can choose to launch Steam Big Picture, adjust core system and AlienFX settings and access your media.

Gaming, simplified: Quickly download games straight to your Alpha Console with the click of a few buttons, or remotely from your phone. All your games stay up to date and ready to play, all the time.

Multiple accounts, one system: Merge everything you love about PC gaming with the sociability of your living room. Steam Big Picture supports multiple Steam accounts and libraries on one system, so you can have fun with your Steam friends whether they’re sitting right next to you or gaming from afar.

It's your choice: Whether you want a console gaming experience with an included Xbox controller, or a keyboard/mouse combination in desktop mode, you can game the way you want on the big screen in 1080p Full HD beauty.
  • Alienware Alpha User Interface  
    Alienware Alpha User Interface Console Mode
    Alpha-UI main menu where you can launch Steam, adjust core system settings, retrieve help, and manage power options.
  • Alienware Alpha User Interface  
    Alienware Alpha User Interface Desktop Mode
    The main settings menu, where you can adjust video, audio, networking and customizations on the Alpha.
  • Alienware Alpha User Interface  
    Alienware Alpha User Interface Display Settings
    Alpha-UI makes scaling to your big screen easy with it’s built-in scaling feature in the settings menu.
  • Alienware Alpha User Interface  
    Alienware Alpha User Interface Main Hub
    Alpha’s power options menu, as well as an option to turn Alpha into a full Windows 8.1 Desktop (requires a keyboard and mouse).
  • Alienware Alpha User Interface  
    Alienware Alpha User Interface Customize
    The Alpha-UI overlay menu, where you can access all your core Alpha-UI options- even in game.
  • Alienware Alpha User Interface  
    Alienware Alpha User Interface AlienFX
    Alpha-UI’s help menu provides you with a list of various controller hotkey operations, like the systems menu.
  • Alienware Alpha User Interface  
    Alienware Alpha User Interface Manage Updates
    Use this hotkey operation to shift focus between various different applications at once.
  • Alienware Alpha User Interface  
    Alienware Alpha User Interface Launch Settings
    Use this hotkey operation to toggle between full screen and windowed mode while in game.
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    Alienware Alpha User Interface Console Mode
    Use this hotkey to enable a full mouse emulation via your Xbox 360 wireless controller.
  • Alienware Alpha User Interface  
    Alienware Alpha User Interface Console Mode
    Customize your Alpha Console’s lighting and brightness with the AlienFX setting.
  • Alienware Alpha User Interface  
    Alienware Alpha User Interface Console Mode
    Toggle between HDMI sources with the Alpha Console’s HDMI functionality.
A true “next-gen” system
Powered by Steam Big Picture: Valve brings the benefits of Steam — millions of users to play with, thousands of games across multiple platforms, user modifications and more — to the living room via Steam Big Picture on the Alienware Alpha. Better yet, you can kick back on your sofa with just your controller – no keyboard and mouse required.

The Next Generation of Graphics: Based on NVIDIA’s newest ‘Maxwell’ architecture, with 2GB of GDDR5 memory at its disposal, the Alienware Alpha’s custom-built GPU ensures you get plenty of performance to crank up your settings on your big screen TV.

Start with a strong core: New 4th generation Intel® Core™ Haswell processors allow for fantastic gaming on all the latest and greatest titles.

Four powerful configurations: Choose from multiple Alienware Alpha options — detailed in the Configurations tab — ranging up to Intel® Quad-Core™ i7 processor power, a custom NVIDIA Maxwell GTX graphics with 2GB GDDR5 memory, 8GB RAM and 2TB* of hard drive space. Each configuration comes with a dual-band AC wireless card for prioritized wireless network connectivity and increased range.

More than A Gaming Console: Alpha takes you where other consoles can’t; plug in a keyboard and mouse and transform your Alpha into a fully functional Windows 8 PC.

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 and add hard drive space to store more games.
Steam Big Picture
Steam Big Picture
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A full entertainment package
A full entertainment package
An arsenal of games: Access over 3,000 downloadable games from the comfort of your couch, ranging from the most popular blockbusters to the most hardcore independent and mainstream titles. You can play your entire Steam library directly on the Alienware Alpha, or stream all your Steam games and content over your local network — all without the online-play subscription fees, down-resolutioned textures and smaller multi-player maps that you might experience on other consoles.

An army of gamers: The Steam community is 75+ million strong and growing, with up to seven million players are online at any given time. When you’re ready to game, they’ll be waiting for you.

Family Sharing: Family sharing remembers familiar users on your console, and lets you create kids' accounts that feature custom parental settings.

Locked and loaded: Alienware Alpha will come bundled with free bonus content including the complete versions of Anomaly: Warzone Earth, Awesomenauts, Magicka, Metro: Last Light, PAYDAY 2 and Strike Suit Zero. Alienware Alpha will also include an exclusive Gauntlet in-game item, the Magicka: Dungeons and Daemons DLC, as well as Alienware exclusive demos of Defense Grid 2 and Super Splatters.

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Alienware Alpha Currently Supported Games
 

Accessories & Services

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Essential accessories for your Alienware Alpha
Essential accessories for your Alienware Alpha
Complete your Alienware purchase with extra controllers*, gaming headsets, a wireless touch keyboard and more. Look for these great products and more at checkout.
Xbox 360 Wireless Controller
Xbox 360 Wireless Controller
Instantly join the fun without being tied down.

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Alienware Alpha Carrying Case
Alienware Alpha Carrying Case
Protect your gear on-the-go and in style with the new Alienware Alpha Carrying Case. Available November 2014.

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Klipsch KG-300 Wireless Gaming Headset
Klipsch KG-300 Wireless Gaming Headset
Immerse yourself in a virtual world with four EQ presets, detachable flex boom mic, mesh earpads and Dolby Digital decoding.

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Roccat Kone XTD Mouse
Roccat Kone XTD Mouse
Armed with the 8200 DPI Pro-Aim R3 Laser Sensor, the Easy-Shift[+]™ technology and four easy-to-clip-in, 5-gram weights, you’ll be the master of precision with the Roccat Kone XTD mouse.

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Dell External USB Ultra Slim DVD +/-RW Drive
Dell External USB Ultra Slim DVD +/-RW Drive
Play and burn discs without the hassle of permanent weight or bulk.

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Roccat Isku FX Keyboard
Roccat Isku FX Keyboard
Hunt for prey not for keys with the Roccat Isku FX and its 3 zones for key duplication via Easy-Shift[+] and 36 ideally-placed macro keys + 3 thumbster keys.

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Your Alienware Alpha comes with a 1 year Limited Hardware Warranty
Alienware Alpha comes standard with a 1-year Limited Hardware Warranty* with mail-in repair service after remote diagnosis and shipping included.
Look for these additional services at checkout:
Accidental Damage Service*
Let us repair or replace your system in the event of an accident. Accidental Damage service covers surges and screen breaks, liquid spills, accidental drops and falls.
 

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