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Alienware Alpha

Looks can be deceiving.

The Witcher 3 at 60FPS? Yep, the Alienware Alpha can do that. It’s hard to figure out what it can’t.
Alienware Alpha
  • 4th Generation Intel Core i "Haswell" Dual and Quad Core CPU support
Operating Systems
  • Windows 10 Pro
    Windows 10 Home
Video Card
  • Custom Nvidia “Maxwell” GTX GPU w/2GB GDDR5 running @6Gbps
  • Up to 8GB 1600MHz
Hard Drive
  • 500 GB
  • External Chassis Connections
    2 USB 2.0 (Front)
    2 USB 3.0 (Back)
    1 RJ45 GbE
    1 HDMI-Out 1.4a
    1 HDMI-In
    1 optical audio out (Toslink)
    1 DC in

    Internal Chassis Connections
    1 USB 2.0 – Tool-less access via bottom door
Optical Drive
  • No ODD, Dell External DVD +/- RW ODD accessory offered (not included)
  • 2x DDR3 SoDIMM Sockets
Dimensions & Weight
  • Height: 76.2mm (3") x Width: 203.2mm (8") x Depth: 203.2mm (8")
    Weight: 2kg (4.4lbs.)*
  • AlienFX Lighting Zones
    2 Zones (Triangle and Alienhead)

    Dimensions & Weight
    Height: 3" (76.2mm)
    Width: 8" (203.2mm)
    Depth: 8" (203.2mm)
    Starting Weight: 4.4lbs. (2kg)

    130W - AC Adapter

Features & Design

Operating System
Available with Windows 11,Windows 10 or Ubuntu – get the best combination of Windows features you know and new improvements you’ll love.
Reboot your expectations.
Reboot your expectations.
The Alienware Alpha’s incredibly compact design and unexpected power will change the way you view desktop gaming. Experience 60FPS gameplay on favorites like The Witcher 3, Mortal Kombat X, Elders Scroll V: Skyrim, and Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor.
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 to access Steam, Origin or GOG, and play with an optional Xbox controller or a keyboard/mouse in desktop mode, you can game the way you want on the big screen in 1080p Full HD beauty.
Discover Alienware HiveMind
Discover Alienware HiveMind
Expand your PC gaming and entertainment experience with the new HiveMind downloadable interface by Alienware. You can now access your Steam games, videos, images and favorite programs all from one place. Kick back, relax and enjoy all of the functionality offered by the new HiveMind interface in a fully-customizable environment
Unleash unexpected power.
Unleash unexpected power.
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 ensure you get plenty of performance to crank up the settings on your monitor – in fact, the Alpha's NVIDIA GeForce GTX GPU outperforms the NVidia GeForce GTX 860M GPU8.

Start with a strong core: New 4th 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.
Ports and slots
Ports and slots
1. USB 2.0| 2. Power adaptor port | 3 . HDMI | 4. Optical audio out | 5. RJ45 port | 6. USB 3.0
Dimensions & Weight
Dimensions & Weight
1. Height: 55mm | 2. Depth: 200mm | 3. Width: 200mm | Starting at Weight: 4 lbs (1.81 Kg.)
Steam Big Picture
Steam Big Picture
Learn how you can enjoy your favorite Steam games from the comfort of your couch.

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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.
Dell 27 Gaming Monitor
Dell 27 Gaming Monitor
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.
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.
Look for these additional services at checkout
Alienware Enhanced Support
Includes On-Site Service after Remote diagnosis*, plus Premium Phone Support, offering 24/7 access to dedicated Alienware advanced support technicians for hardware and software assistance, including in-game repairs and troubleshooting.

1-4 Years 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.

Ratings & Reviews


Drivers, Manuals & Support

Product Support
Product Support
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