Alienware AAR4-1428BK DesktopTECHNICAL DETAILSIntel i7 3820 Processor 3.6GHzq8GB SDRAM DDR3 RAMq2TB 7200RPM Hard DriveqWindows 7 Home Premium 64-BitqRead moreqPRODUCT DESCRIPTIONIntroducing the New Alienware Aurora. Capture the high ground with Alienware’s most advanced desktop. Stunninggraphics for your games: Achieve game-winning performance from your graphics - the new Aurora can support dualgraphics cards up to 2GB GDDR5 AMD Radeon HD 69502. Ultimate power under your control: Hurl yourself into theaction with the powerful processing capabilities of the new Aurora, featuring the Intel® Six Core 3000 series CPUs.Amazing chassis at your command: With a huge capacity for upgrades, brilliant internal component layout and liquidcooling for a high-performance processor, you can take charge of this gaming powerhouse and make it your own. ReadmorePRODUCT DESCRIPTIONDelivering the pure, raw power that gamers crave, the Alienware Aurora gaming desktop PC (model AAR4-1428BK)envelops you into the action of the latest immersive 3D games with blazing fast performance and a robust graphicsbackbone. The highly expandable mid-tower desktop chassis and intuitive internal component layout allows foruser-friendly upgrades and optimized thermal management.
With the Alienware Aurora, your games neverhave looked better (view larger).Its powered by a second-generation Intel Core i7 quad-core processor, which provides you with excellent multitaskingcapabilities whether youre playing immersive 3D games or creating HD video. With updated Intel Turbo BoostTechnology 2.0, the latest Core i7 increases speed automatically for whatever youre doing. And it supports AMDCrossFireX technology, enabling you to add a second graphics card to the included AMD Radeon HD 6870 for maximumperformance and extreme graphics power.This Alienware desktop features one super speedy USB 3.0 port--the latest development in USB data transfertechnology. Perfect for transferring and retrieving large files between your PC and an external hard drive or digitalcamera, USB 3.0 offers the speediest, most efficient way get what you need from external devices. (It also comes withfour standard USB 2.0 ports, plus USB 3.0 is backward compatible.)Come up with your own lighting patterns (viewlarger).
Swap hard drives and install upgrades withtool-less, slide-in caddies (view larger).Its also outfitted with a 2 TB hard drive, 8 GB of installed RAM (upgradeable to 16 GB via four DIMM slots), a 24xDVD/CD burner with double-layer capabilities, HDMI audio/video output, and included Alienware keyboard and opticalmouse. Its pre-loaded with the Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium operating system (64-bit).Note: Monitor not included.Unparalleled Case DesignDesigned from the inside out with performance, function, and style in mind, Alienware Auroras chassis delivers apurposeful internal layout in a sleek, beautiful and compact form factor. The desktops maintenance-free, highperformance CPU Liquid Cooling replaces the standard heat sink and fan that comes with most PCs, and its ActiveVenting system provides additional heat dissipation during heavy gaming. This unique design increases componentlongevity and allows the Aurora to stay nearly twice as quiet as competitors with traditional heat sink and fan layouts.Additionally, all core components inside the Aurora are purposefully compartmentalized in chambers that provide clean,clear and easy tool-less access for upgrades, maintenance or showing off.Commanding PresenceThe Alienware Aurora comes complete with the Alienware Command Center, which provides intuitive, user‐friendlyaccess to exclusive applications and controls, including AlienFX lighting effects, Thermal Controls and AlienFusion powermanagement system. AlienFX enables you to customize the exterior lighting zones on the chassis with over 25 billioncolor combinations for a one-of-a-kind personalized experience. Updates and new releases download directly intoCommand Center, creating a constantly evolving tool for you to modify and personalize your gaming computer.Built for SpeedThe second-generation Intel Core i7 processor delivers top-of-the-line adaptable speed and responsiveness making ityour ideal choice for visibly smart performance. Intels Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 maximizes speed for demandingapplications, dynamically accelerating performance to match your workload--providing more performance when youneed it the most.And Intels Hyper-Threading Technology enables each core of your processor to work on two tasks at the same time,delivering the performance you need for smart multitasking. It also comes equipped with Intel Quick Sync Video, whichprovides accelerated encoding, decoding, and transcoding features (for converting video for portable players or onlinesharing).
Key Specifications3.6 GHz Intel Core i7-3820 quad-core processor(3.9 GHz with Turbo Boost Technology; 10 MB L3cache).2 TB SATA hard drive (7200 RPM)8 GB of installed DDR3 RAM (1600 MHz, 16 GBmaximum from 4 DIMMs)AMD Radeon HD 6870 graphics with 1 GB of GDDR5discrete graphics memory.24x multi-format DVD drive supports reading/writingof CD-R/RW, DVD±R, DVD±RW, DVD±R DL, andDVD-RAM.7.1-channel surround sound (speakers not included)Dimensions: 9.847 x 25.39 x 16.77 inches with ventsclosed (WxDxH); 17.59 inches tall with vents openConnectivity & Expansion• 1 super-speed USB 3.0 port with up to 10x thespeed of USB 2.0 (and is backward compatible with yourUSB 2.0 peripherals).• 4 standard USB 2.0 ports• 1 HDMI output for connecting to a compatible HDTVor home theater receiver for uncompressed digital audioand video via a single cable.• 19-in-1 memory card reader (supports SD, SDIO,SDXC, SDHC, MS, MS Pro, MMC, MSXC, xD, and more)• 2 SPDIF digital outputs (1 Toslink; 1 Coax)• Surround sound speaker outputs (1 front left/right;1 rear left/right; 1 side left/right; 1 center)• Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000)Includes Alienware keyboard and optical mouse (viewlarger).Whats in the BoxThis package contains the Alienware AAR4-1428BK desktop PC, power cord, mouse, keyboard, and printeddocumentation.Included SoftwareMcAfee SecurityCenter with Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware, Firewall (30-day Subscription)Why Alienware?The Alienware Vision: We aim to build the brand, shape the future and be the best. We offer speed-of-light executionqand outstanding customer service. We strive to set the benchmark for excellence and innovation.Alienware shows pride by honoring six core values: innovation, quality, service, communication, people andqperformance.The philosophy is "Build it as if it were your own." The result is worldwide brand recognition and respect.q
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