Dell has updated the range of gaming solutions under the Alienware brand with the release of the Aurora R9 gaming desktop. A feature of the system unit, made in the original design of the case, was a wide selection of configurations and advanced cooling capabilities. Another novelty of the brand is a 55-inch OLED monitor with 4K resolution, high refresh rate and an impressive set of interface ports.
The Aurora R9 desktop, despite rather compact dimensions, provides convenient installation and good cooling of all components due to a modular design. Depending on the configuration, the desktop is equipped with a power supply of 460 or 850 watts and an Intel processor up to the flagship Core i9-9900K, the amount of RAM of the novelty (HyperX Fury DDR4-3200) is up to 64 GB.
Installation of the Intel Optane module and two solid state drives NVMe in the M.2 (PCIe) slot with a capacity of up to 2 TB each, as well as SATA HDD (up to 2 TB, 7200 rpm) is supported. Two NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080s are responsible for the graphics capabilities of the gaming system in the maximum configuration. The list of network interfaces of the novelty includes Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 (2x2 MIMO) and Bluetooth 5.0 modules. USB 3.0 Gen 1 Type-A and Type-C ports, USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-A and Type-C ports, and DisplayPort 1.2 are responsible for wired connectivity.
Aurora R9 desktops in silver and black colors will go on sale today, August 20, at a price of $ 970.
The more affordable Dell G5 5090 gaming PC is based on a ninth-generation Intel processor and comes with a variety of graphics adapters, including the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 in the maximum configuration. The model is equipped with up to 64 GB of DDR4-2666 MHz RAM, an SSD with a capacity of up to 1 TB in the M.2 slot with a PCIe bus in combination with a traditional HDD up to 2 TB. The price of the novelty starts at $ 629.
The 55-inch Alienware gaming OLED monitor has a minimal display frame, 4K resolution, a response time of 0.5 ms, a refresh rate of 120 Hz and support for AMD FreeSync technology to eliminate image breaks in dynamic scenes. The novelty received one DisplayPort 1.2 port, three HDMI 2.0, four USB Type-A, a headphone jack and a SPDIF line audio output.
The monitor comes with a branded remote control for easy image adjustment. The standard mount is VESA compatible - the display can be mounted on any suitable computer desk bracket or hung on the wall. The possibility of desktop installation on a regular support is also provided.
The Alienware 55 OLED Gaming Monitor will go on sale on September 30 for $ 3999.