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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.
Watch Alienware insiders walk you through the awesome Alienware Alpha and check out the intense levels of gameplay.
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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.
AlienFX uses 20 different colors to create 400 unique themes to give your machine a more personalized look. Supported on over 130 titles, lighting zones can be customized to react to things like in game actions, powering on and off, and notifications by pulsing, morphing or simply holding a solid color. Once you’ve finished your theme, you can save and upload it to where you can share your custom creation with others and download any you find. And for times when you want a little less visual stimulation, AlienFX allows you to “Go Dark” by disabling all lighting effects until you’re ready to turn them back on.
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.
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.
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
1. R2 USB 3.0 | 2. Power adapter port | 3. Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port | 4. HDMI In & Out 2.0 | 5. RJ45 port | 6. USB 3.0 | 7. Optical audio out
1. Height: 2.17" (55mm) | 2. Width: 7.87" (200mm) | 3. Depth: 7.87" (200mm) | Starting at Weight: 4 lbs. (1.81 kg)*
Take the intensity of your Alpha to the next level with these Alienware-recommended essential accessories.
Experience sharp and undistorted moving images with NVIDIA® G-Sync™ and the fastest refresh rate at 144 Hz for sharp, jitter-free graphics that drastically reduce motion blur.
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.
Intuitive and easy to program, with breakthrough EASY-SHIFT[+]™ technology, each button has more winning-edge value with a secondary programmable function.
Enjoy an ultimate at-home experience with up to 4K graphics and dual-monitor display.
Truly bridging the gap between desk-and-chair PC gaming and living room play, Sova provides the vital key ingredient every PC gamer has lacked who wants to experience their favorite games from the comfort of a couch or chair via PC, Steam machine, or streaming device.
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You can’t prevent surges, drops and spills, but Dell Accidental Damage Service helps simplify recovery from them.* Dell can get you up and running again quickly and easily.
Alienware Alpha: 'Best Living Room Gaming PC'
"A gaming desktop that performs like a console, with an intuitive UI, full access to Steam and robust gamepad support that makes it perfectly suited for fragging away on the couch." — Tom's Guide
Alienware Alpha R2: Recommended
“For 1080p gaming, whether it's in the living room on your big screen TV or a dedicated PC space with a computer monitor, the Alpha R2 brings the requisite horsepower.” — HotHardware.com
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