Crank up your gaming with the Alienware Aurora desktop PC (model AAS-3506MSB), which is designed for extreme performance from the inside out. You’ll get hardcore graphics options in a compact, yet highly expandable mid-tower desktop chassis that’s packed with the processor and GPU performance you demand to increase 3D quality and HD gaming immersion. This is an Amazon’s product review. Checkout more details bellow.
- 3.4 GHz Intel Core i7-2600K “Sandy Bridge” quad-core processorfor smart performance with a speed boost (3.8 GHz with Turbo Boost Technology; 8 MB L3 cache). Intel’s Turbo Boost Technology 2.0 maximizes speed for demanding applications, dynamically accelerating performance to match your workload–providing more performance when you need it the most. And Intel’s 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, which provides accelerated encoding, decoding, and transcoding features (for converting video for portable players or online sharing).
- 2 TB SATA hard drive (7200 RPM)
- 6 GB of installed RAM (1333 MHz; 4 DIMM slots)
- NVIDIA GeForce GT 545 graphics processors (with 1.0 GB of DDR5 video memory) with more DirectX 11 geometry processing power over competing GPUs. It’s equipped with the latest industry leading technologies, including NVIDIA 3D Vision and NVIDIA PhysX.
- 24x multi-format DVD drive supports reading/writing of CD-R/RW, DVD±R, DVD±RW, DVD±R DL, and DVD-RAM.
- 7.1-channel surround sound with THX Trustudio sound enhancement (speakers not included)
- Dimensions: 9.84 x 25.39 x 16.77 inches (WxDxH)
- Warranty: 1-year limited hardware warranty; in-home service after remote diagnosis; 24/7 phone support
Connectivity & Expansion
- 2 USB 3.0 ports for ultra-fast data transfer (1 front, 1 rear) with up to 10x the speed of USB 2.0 (and is backward compatible with your USB 2.0 peripherals). Download a 25 GB HD movie in just 70 seconds, and even charge your USB devices when your laptop is on sleep, hibernate, or off.
- 5 USB 2.0 ports (2 front, 6 rear)
- 1 FireWire (also known as IEEE 1394 or i.Link) port for connecting digital video camcorders and other peripherals
- 1 eSATA port with transfer speeds up to 3GB/s, delivering enhanced scalability and doubling the bus bandwidth for high-speed data retrieval and saves.
- HDMI port for connecting to a compatible HDTV or home theater receiver for uncompressed digital audio and video via a single cable. This laptop also includes VGA and DVI video outputs.
- Gigabit Ethernet (10/100/1000)
- 1 headphone, 1 microphone
- Expansion: PCIe x16 (2x), PCIe x1 (1x)
It’s powered by a second-generation Intel Core i7 quad-core processor, which provides you with excellent multitasking capabilities whether you’re playing immersive 3D games or creating HD video. With updated Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, the latest Core i7 increases speed automatically for whatever you’re doing. And you’ll enjoy a rich set of new features for a stunning and seamless visual PC experience with no additional hardware.
This Alienware desktop features two speedy USB 3.0 ports–the latest development in USB data transfer technology. Perfect for transferring and retrieving large files between your PC and an external hard drive or digital camera, USB 3.0 offers the speediest, most efficient way get what you need from external devices. (It also comes with five standard USB 2.0 ports, plus the two USB 3.0 ports are backward compatible.)
It’s also outfitted with an NVIDIA GeForce GT 545 graphics processor featuring 1 GB of ultra-fast DDR5 video memory. Other features include a 2 TB hard drive, 6 GB of installed RAM, a 24x DVD/CD burner with double-layer capabilities, HDMI audio/video output, and included Alienware keyboard and optical mouse. It’s pre-loaded with the Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium operating system (64-bit).