The Alienware X51 AX51-5728BK Gaming Desktop Computer from Dell delivers the ultimate gaming experience while maintaining a small compact design. The system features an nVIDIA GeForce GT 640 graphics card with 1GB of dedicated memory, which will keep up with the graphics-intensive visuals of PC games.
The system is powered by a quad-core 3.1GHz Intel Core i5-3450 processor, which can also be overclocked up to 3.5GHz, thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology. The processor is supported with 8GB of DDR3 RAM to streamline multitasking. The Blu-ray Disc combo drive makes it easy to watch Blu-ray movies and to install PC games while the 1TB 7200rpm SATA hard drive ensures you have enough space for all your favorite media files. You'll need a stable connection to the Internet for online multiplayer gaming, so this Alienware desktop computer provides a 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 jack for a reliable wired connection and 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi for fast wireless Internet access.
Windows 8 (64-bit) is the installed operating system. Windows 8 replaces the traditional Start menu with a redesigned Start screen. The Start screen features tiles, which provide notifications in real-time. Windows 8 also focuses more on cloud storage as well as apps, which can be downloaded from the Windows Store. Windows 8 provides a unique user experience that differs from previous versions of Windows.
An Immersive Gaming Experience
Quad-Core Intel Core Performance
This Alienware desktop computer features a quad-core 3.1GHz Intel Core i5-3450 processor. Thanks to Intel Turbo Boost 2.0 technology, you'll be able to overclock it to up to 3.5GHz when you need the extra processing power for CPU-intensive applications and games. When it comes to PC gaming, you're going to need all the power and speed you can get and this Alienware desktop computer delivers
When it comes to graphics-intensive PC games, the nVIDIA GeForce GT 640 graphics card kicks it into high gear. With 1GB of dedicated memory at its disposal, you'll experience a whole new level of immersion with stunning visual effects. Experience an amazing level of detail and optimal high definition image quality
While the graphics on this Alienware desktop computer are nothing short of amazing, it's only half the overall gaming experience. This Alienware desktop computer features high-definition 7.1 performance audio with WAVES MaxxAudio for optimal sound quality
Fast Wired and Wireless Internet Access
For a fast, reliable wired Internet connection, use the 10/100/1000Mbps Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 jack on this Alienware desktop computer. If you would rather go wireless, this Alienware desktop computer supports 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi connectivity
Alienware Command Center
The new AlienAdrenaline feature enables Game Mode, which lets you give each of your games a unique profile on your system. Disable unnecessary programs and activate your music player when you launch one game, or bring up key Web links when you launch another
AlienFusion power management controls allow you to configure your settings in order to maximize performance and efficiency while managing power usage. Crank up the settings for hardcore gaming and resource-intensive tasks, or scale it back for running everyday programs
AlienFX System Lighting Technology gives you access to a variety of themes and 8,000 distinct lighting combinations, so you can personalize as much as you like. Customize your system with game themes that respond to many in-game events with unique lighting effects to complete your immersion