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Dell Alienware Aurora R9 Gaming Desktop PC

MSRP 970 USDNEX score 88%

Product Overview

Alienware Aurora R9 introduces a new chassis design and features 9th Gen Intel Core processors and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 series graphic cards.

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Ratings

What we found**

Pros
  • Sleek, understated design
  • Decent gaming performance
  • Lots of ports
Cons
  • Nothing in particular

What external reviewers found***

NEX score: 88% (not directly comparable across industries)
Pros
  • Excellent build quality
  • Excellent overclocking
  • Super-fast performance
Cons
  • Expensive for what you get
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Price Comparison (incl. referral links)*

Specifications

Connectivity

Ports
LAN Gigabit
Wireless Connectivity
WiFi 5, Bluetooth 4.2 or 5.0

Dimensions

Size | Depth
431.9 mm
Size | Height
481.6 mm
Size | Width
222.8 mm
Weight
17.8 kg

Function

Audio
Integrated 7.1 channel w/ S/PDIF
Chipset
Intel Z370
Graphics
NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080, 2080 Ti w/ 8 or 11 GB GDDR6
Processor
9th Gen Intel Core i5k, i7k, i9k

Performance

Memory | Capacity
8 to 64 GB
Memory | Type
DDR4 or XMP (3200 MHz)

Production

Debut
Gamescom 2019

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External Reviews

techradar[1]

Sentiment Score 88%
Reviewers from techradar have found the following***:
Alienware Aurora R9 is a bold new chapter in the company's playbook. Features include almost a dozen USB ports - many of which are SuperSpeed - and the usual connectivity gubbins like DP, HDMI, and more on the GeForce card. Our review machine was fitted with a 9th-gen Intel i7-9700K CPU, 16GB Dual Channel HyperX Fury DDR4 RAM, a 512GB NVMe SSD, 2TB SATA HDD, and a powerful Nvidia Geforce RTX 2070 Super.
Find the original article here.
Pros
  • Super-fast performance
  • Excellent overclocking
  • Excellent build quality
Cons
  • Expensive for what you get

User Reviews

References

1. ^ Alienware Aurora R9 review. [techradar]. https://www.techradar.com/reviews/alienware-aurora-r9-review. 2020-12-11. Retrieved 2021-03-22.

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