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Alienware Area-51 Threadripper Edition Gaming Desktop

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$3,999.99
  • AMD Ryzen™ Threadripper™ 2950X (16-Core/32-Thread, 40MB cache, up to 4.4GHz Boost Frequency)
  • Windows 10 Home 64bit English
  • NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2080 8GB GDDR6 (OC Ready)
  • 16GB DDR4 at 2666MHz Dual Channel
  • 512GB M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD (Boot) + 2TB 7200RPM SATA 6Gb/s (Storage)
Alienware Area-51 (2018): Up Close
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Tech Specs & Customization Alienware Area-51 Threadripper Edition Gaming Desktop

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Processor

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AMD Ryzen™ Threadripper™ 2950X (16-Core/32-Thread, 40MB cache, up to 4.4GHz Boost Frequency)
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Operating System

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Windows 10 Home
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Windows 10 PRO
+ $95.00

Video Cardi

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NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 2080 8GB GDDR6 (OC Ready)

Memoryi

Increasing memory allows you to load robust games at incredible speeds, as well giving you the ability to run heavy workloads simultaneously without interference. The higher the Mhz, the faster your memory is. DDR4 memory is the golden standard in gaming memory, letting you hit much higher clock speeds.
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2666MHz Memory
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+ $200.00
+ $600.00
2933MHz Memory
+ $100.00
+ $400.00
+ $1,000.00

Hard Drive

The newest storage options combine size with unbelievable read and write speeds, so you won’t bottleneck your memory and CPU performance in-game. The best combination for gaming is a powerful PCIe SSD for fast, unrestrained access to games and Windows with a large HDD for long term storage
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Single Drive
+ $270.00
+ $820.00
+ $1,020.00
Dual Drives
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+ $40.00
+ $400.00
+ $950.00
Alienware recommended
+ $1,150.00

Chassis Options

Alienware™ 1500 Watt Multi-GPU Approved Power Supply with modular cabling [80 Plus Gold Efficiency]
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Optical Drive

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Included in price
Alienware recommended
+ $25.00

Wireless

For a better and stronger Wi-Fi connection, upgrade to The Killer 1535 and its ExtremeRange technology. By including additional signal amplifiers, the 1535 is delivers a stronger connection and more data throughput at longer ranges than standard networking products.
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Alienware recommended
+ $10.00

Mouse

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Additional Software

Additional Software
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Services & Support

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Basic Hardware Support
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Premium Support: 24x7 hardware & software support
+ $119.00
+ $249.00
Alienware recommended
+ $359.00
Limited Time: Get 4 years of support for the price of 3
+ $449.00
+ $359.00
+ $569.00
Premium Support Plus - accident repairs included
+ $229.00
+ $409.00
+ $559.00
Limited Time: Get 4 years of support for the price of 3
+ $710.00
+ $559.00
+ $899.00

Accidental Damage Service

Simplify repairs from drops, spills and surges with Dell Accidental Damage Service.

Please note the coverage periods for selected Accidental Damage Service and Support Service must be the same.

Accidental Damage Service Terms & Conditions here.
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Included in price
+ $49.00
+ $79.00
+ $99.00
Limited Time: Get 4 years of support for the price of 3
+ $119.00
+ $99.00
+ $139.00
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Home Installation Services

Choose Home Installation Service for fast, expert installation. Our certified technicians are regularly trained and certified on the latest technologies.

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Included in price
+ $99.00
+ $189.00
+ $139.00

Accessories & Software

Microsoft Office 365 (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook & more)

By choosing Office 365, you will have the latest versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote and Outlook, plus 1TB of cloud storage per user. Choose between the subscription for 1 user (Office 365 Personal) or up to 6 users (Office 365 Home), and always have access to your documents from your mobile phone, tablet or PC.

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Included in price
+ $69.99
Alienware recommended
+ $99.99

Microsoft Office

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Microsoft Office 2019
+ $249.99
+ $149.99
+ $439.99
No Office license included
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Security Software

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Included in price
+ $50.00
+ $99.00
Alienware recommended
Upgrade to 3-Year Subscription, $99.99. Limited time offer.
+ $229.99
+ $99.99

Photo & Video Editing

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Digital Media Entertainment
+ $79.99
Alienware recommended
+ $79.99

PDF Solutions

Included in price
+ $99.00
+ $129.00

Alienware Recommended

Get an uncompromised gaming experience with these high-performance products, all designed to change the game and fuel your win.
Headsets
ALIENWARE WIRELESS GAMING HEADSET: AW988
BRING ON THE SOUND.
Gaming headset designed for the most dedicated audiophile. Lightweight design with crystal-clear communication and iconic Alienware style.
+ $229.99
Keyboards
New Alienware Pro Gaming Keyboard: AW768
The world at your fingertips

Keyboard with iconic Alienware aesthetics, 15 programmable marco key functions, mechanical switch keys and a zone-based RGB backlight with AlienFXTM technology.

Otherworldly beauty
Increased control and accuracy
Quick actuation and comfortable typing
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Limited Time Offer : Save $30
+ $119.99
+ $89.99
Mice
New Alienware Advanced Gaming Mouse: AW558
Point. Click. Destroy.

Bring the iconic Alienware design to your gaming mouse - engineered for superior performance and comfort to get you deeper in the game.

Precision perfected
Built to last
AlienFX lighting effects
Limited Time Offer : Save $15
+ $49.99
+ $34.99
Alienware Extra Large Gaming - Mouse pad
The Alienware Extra Large Gaming Mouse Mat allows for extra space when you need it most. Designed with enough space for both your keyboard and mouse. Whether it's for gaming at home or on the road, the Alienware Extra Large Gaming Mouse Pad has you covered.
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Limited Time Offer : Save $3
+ $29.99
+ $26.99
Gaming Monitors
Dell AW2518H Monitor
Alienware 25 Monitor - AW2518H, G-sync, 240Hz, 1ms
Limited Time Offer : Save $220
+ $699.99
+ $479.99
Alienware 25 Gaming Monitor
Alienware 25 Monitor - AW2518HF, Free-sync, 240Hz, 1ms
Limited Time Offer : Save $150
+ $499.99
+ $349.99
Alienware 34 monitor AW3418dw
Alienware 34 Curved Monitor - AW3418DW
Limited Time Offer : Save $400
+ $1,349.99
+ $949.99
Others
Alienware S5000 Gaming Chair
The S5000 is truly a gamer’s delight and will hit the sweet spot for extreme gamers. The racing-style gaming chair empowers your everyday gaming with the right features. Designed to give a wide range of adjustability that provides gamers with the best comfort and ergonomic support in every position for extended periods of time. The high backrest is designed to provide greater neck, shoulder,and lumbar support.

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Limited Time Offer : Save 10%
+ $399.99
+ $359.99
ALIENWARE ELITE GAMING MOUSE : AW959
Gaming mouse with 12,000 DPI optical sensor from PixArt. Featuring redesigned side wings for improved grip and AlienFX™ with RGB lighting.
Limited Time Offer : Save $10
+ $84.99
+ $74.99

25% off Gaming Monitors

Dell AW2518H Monitor
Alienware 25 Monitor - AW2518H, G-sync, 240Hz, 1ms
Limited Time Offer : Save $220
+ $699.99
+ $479.99
Dell S2716DG Monitor
Dell 27 Gaming Monitor - S2716DG
Limited Time Offer : Save $230
+ $810.98
+ $578.78
Alienware 34 monitor AW3418dw
Alienware 34 Curved Monitor - AW3418DW
Limited Time Offer : Save $400
+ $1,349.99
+ $949.99
Dell 24 Gaming Monitor | S2417DG
Dell 24 Gaming Monitor - S2417DG
Limited Time Offer : Save $170
+ $569.99
+ $399.99
Alienware 25 Gaming Monitor
Alienware 25 Monitor - AW2518HF, Free-sync, 240Hz, 1ms
Limited Time Offer : Save $150
+ $499.99
+ $349.99
Dell UltraSharp U3818DW Curved Monitor
Dell UltraSharp 38 Curved Monitor - U3818DW
Limited Time Offer : Save $400
+ $1,499.99
+ $1,099.99
Dell UP2718Q Monitor
Dell UltraSharp 27 4K HDR Monitor - UP2718Q
Limited Time Offer : Save $520
+ $1,999.99
+ $1,479.99
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The following options and default selections are included with your order.

No Keyboard Included
No Resource DVD
No OS Recovery Disc Included
Alienware Area-51 Threadripper Edition Gaming Desktop
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Est. Value
$4,519.99
$520.00
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$3,999.99
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Features

Operating System

With Windows 10 Home – for a smooth, versatile PC experience.
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A new graphical frontier

A gaming breakthrough: Alienware breaks the mold once again with world-bending graphics options including overclocking ready Dual NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ graphics and up to triple AMD Radeon® RX configurations. It also packs the latest NVIDIA® technology like ray tracing, DLSS, and AI enhanced graphics rendering, while delivering low noise operation, and up to 16K high-fidelity gaming.
Re-engineered with purpose

Re-engineered with purpose

Second-gen triad chassis: A revolutionary new second generation triad chassis with retooled swinging cage supports tool-less graphics and expansion cards for the first time ever on an Area-51, extending the life of your system with easy-to-access components. Also added is the PCL-e card door, which eliminates plastic retention with a screw-less rotation door. And by designing the system with a door built from a single, structural panel, internal components always stay secure.

Superior materials: The triad design is forged from an internal carbon powder-coated metal skeleton and features solid, staked-in rubber grommets. A large surface area holds an internal, stamped-metal panel with cable management ports and 5 storage bays.

Access your entire ecosystem: Experience seamless connectivity with 14 USB ports, including four slots on the front panel with Gen 1 ports spanning 2.0, 3.0 and 3.1. The largest available Alienware desktop cavity is also outfitted with efficient cable management clamps plus four independent HDD cable clips, graphics brackets and locks to keep your cards securely fastened.
Your system stays cool when your game is on fire

Your system stays cool when your game is on fire

Don’t just beat the heat. Annihilate it: The new chassis features high-quality cold copper plates and a 120x120 mm radiator to guarantee your system stays cool under pressure.

Epically efficient: Area-51 features the quietest pump, a double ceramic bearing, super durable dark gray nylon tubing and a 2850 RPM pump cycle guaranteed for up to 50,000 hours of use. Voltage regulators and passive heatsink chipsets prevent overheating.
Calibrate your controls
Now you have control over your hardware and software environments. Not only can you tailor the hardware for each and every game you play, you can personalize the space and setup to make your software look and feel precisely the way you want it, without interfering with your gameplay or other activities.
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The easy-to-use interface links all your various system settings with a gaming library, making it simple to access gaming information. No matter what the source, the command center gives you easy access to your games and the ability to fine-tune settings for each one. Create a unique game profile and it stays just how you want it, no matter where you launch.
FX Lighting
Save new themes, assign them to your games and edit peripheral settings with new FX hardware and software featuring support for full RGB values and up to 16.8m colors. Included is a new user interface to create and map new system-level effects so you can manage your Alienware peripheral lighting and settings from the same controls. Select systems and hardware also offer settings for individual or group keyboard key colors.
Powered-up performance

Powered-up performance

Additional vents and active fans have been added for increased active blower cooling and greater exhaust from the rear edge, plus two times the U.2 drive support. Available in a 960GB option, the U.2 drives are designed for the most demanding workloads, providing industry-leading endurance and incredible speeds.

Ridiculously awesome – inside and out

More storage than you need

More storage than you need

With support for 1 M.2 drive, 2 U.2 drives, and 3 3.5" drives, your machine can support up to six drives of SSD or HDD for the fastest storage available.
Connect with confidence

Connect with confidence

The Ethernet assembly was built by Killer™ Technology. It prioritizes streaming video and gaming packets for the smoothest possible performance when you need it most. It comes fully equipped with 802.11ac – the latest wireless protocol with 2x2 antennae for lightning fast, best-in-class signal and range. Plus, you get dual Killer NIC gigabit Ethernet ports for extra connectivity options.
Start at the source

Start at the source

The power supply, with available 850W and 1500W of modular cabling, will ensure revved-up performance that is impressively reliable and efficient.
Ports and slots

Ports and slots

Rear ports:
1. Rear accessibility lighting button | 2. SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C with 15W PowerShare | 3. SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A (x6) | 4. L/R Side Surround (white port) | 5. SPDIF Digital Output (TOSLINK) | 6. Front L/R/Headphone (green port) | 7. SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-A (x1) | 8. Hi-Speed USB 2.0 (x2) | 9. Dual RJ-45 Killer Networks E2500 Gigabit Ethernet Port | 10. L/R Rear Surround (black port) | 11. Center Channel/Subwoofer (orange port) | 12. Line-In (blue port)


Front ports:
13. Headphone 1/8" Port | 14. Microphone 1/8" Port | 15. SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A with Powershare (x2) | 16. SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A (x2)
Dimensions and Weight

Dimensions and Weight

1. Depth: 25.156" (638.96 mm) | 2. Width: 10.736" (272.71 mm) | 3. Height: 22.411" (569.25 mm) | Starting weight: 61.73 lbs. (28 kg)*

Alienware Command Center

We’ve crafted innovative software specifically designed to improve your gaming experience, fine-tune all your game and systems settings, solve problems and manage time.
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Witness ultimate power

Powerhouse performance: The Alienware Area-51 delivers unbeatable performance with the AMD 2nd Gen Ryzen™ Threadripper processor and the world’s first 7 nanometer graphics. Record, game and stream simultaneously in 4K resolutions with options for 12 and 16 core overclocked CPUs.

More memory: With optional 64GB of quad-channel DDR4 memory, you can create games that go beyond what you thought was possible. So whether you’re rendering a 3D model, editing photography, video or sound, know that your only limit is your imagination.
ESSENTIAL ACCESSORIES FOR YOUR ALIENWARE AREA-51

ESSENTIAL ACCESSORIES FOR YOUR ALIENWARE AREA-51

Complete your Alienware purchase with extra Steam Wallet Cards, gaming headsets, a wireless touch keyboard and more. Look for these great products and more at checkout.
Alienware 34 Curved Gaming Monitor | AW3418DW

Alienware 34 Curved Gaming Monitor | AW3418DW

Enhance all the action on this 34-inch curved monitor with WQHD resolution, customizable AlienFX lighting, and NVIDIA® G-Sync™ technology.
Alienware  Pro Gaming Keyboard | AW768

Alienware Pro Gaming Keyboard | AW768

Bring competitive edge to every game with this mechanical keyboard featuring brown switches, 15 programmable macro key functions, onboard memory and 13 RGB lighting zones.
Alienware Elite Gaming Mouse | AW958

Alienware Elite Gaming Mouse | AW958

Count on incredible speed and sensitivity control with a 12,000 DPI optical sensor, up to 13 programmable buttons, and AlienFX RBG lighting.

All of the support. None of the hassle.

Premium Support Plus

Premium Support Plus

Whether you’re a seasoned veteran or a rookie gamer, Premium Support Plus gives you a better gaming experience with 24x7 support*, PC optimization, predictive issue detection*, and more.
Premium Support

Premium Support

Count on 24x7 help from Dell Premium Support. With experts at the ready, you can expect quick and easy issue resolution with less time on hold.
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