The new Alienware Aurora Ryzen Edition R10 gaming desktop PC brings Ryzen 5000 series CPUs to Alienware’s desktop family. The Alienware R10 can be configured with AMD Ryzen 5000 CPUs as well as the newest GPUs from Nvidia and AMD.
The Alienware Aurora Ryzen Edition R10 is available with even faster AMD chips: The gaming tower can now not only be equipped with a Ryzen 9 5950X and an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3090, but also with a Radeon RX 6800 XT.
Gamers that want the aesthetic of Alienware and the power of Ryzen are in luck. New Dell Alienware Aurora Ryzen Edition R10, replete with top-of-the-line Ryzen CPUs from AMD and the latest in Radeon or GeForce GPUs.
The revamped gaming desktop PC can now be configured with some powerful CPUs from AMD’s Ryzen 5000 line, ranging from the Ryzen 5 5600X up to the 16-core/32-thread Ryzen 9 5950X. GPU options include choices from Nvidia (GeForce GTX 1650 Super [4 GB] to GeForce RTX 3090 [24 GB]) and AMD (Radeon RX 5300 [3 GB] to Radeon RX 6800 XT [16 GB]).
RAM can be configured up to 128 GB (2x 64 GB) of HyperX FURY DDR4-3400 memory, while storage options include up to a 2 TB 7200 RPM 2.5-inch HDD, and up to a 2 TB PCIe NVMe SSD. Users can also upgrade the machine thanks to Alienware’s toolless upgrade system.
The Aurora is packed with ports, including three USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5 Gbps) Type-A, one USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C, a headphone jack, and a mic line on the front. The rear has one TOSLINK S/PDIF audio output, one Coax S/PDIF, six USB 2.0 Type-A, one USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10 Gbps) Type-C w/ Powershare, three USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, one USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-A, an RJ45 Ethernet jack, one mic line-in, and a full audio array (one line in, one line out, one subwoofer out, one rear surround out, one side surround out).
The Aurora‘s case measures 48.16 x 43.19 x 22.28 cm (18.9 x 17 x 8.77 in) and weighs roughly 17.8 kg (39.2 lbs) when fully loaded. The case also features up to three unique programmable RGB zones.
Price and availability
The Dell Alienware Aurora Ryzen Edition R10 pricing starts from $1,079.99 and is now listed on the Amazon.com website.
Alienware Aurora Ryzen Edition R10 Specifications
- Chipset: AMD Ryzen 9 5900 ( 12-core / 24 threads / 3.0Ghz – 4.7Ghz clockspeed / 64MB Total L3 Cache )
- Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 10GB GDDR6X GPU
- Memory: 32GB ram ( Dual Channel HyperX FURY DDR4 XMP at 3200MHz / Max ram up to 128GB supported )
- Storage: 1TB SSD ( M.2 PCIe NVMe SSD )
- Network & Connectivity: Killer Wi-Fi 6 AX1650 (2×2) , Bluetooth 5.0
- Operating system: Windows 10 Home
- Front USB Ports: 2x Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1, 1x Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1 Ports with Powershare technology, 1x Type-C USB 3.2 Gen 1 Ports with Powershare technology
- Other Front Ports: Headphone/Line Out, Microphone/Line In
- Rear USB Ports: 6x Type-A USB 2.0 Ports, Type-C USB 3.2 Gen 2 with Powershare technology (up to 15W), Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 2, 3x Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1
- Ethernet: RJ-45 Killer E2600 Gigabit Ethernet
- Other Features: Alienware Command Center, AlienFX hardware
- Lunar Light chassis with High-Performance CPU Liquid Cooling and 1000W Power Supply
Alongside this gaming desktop PC, Dell has also made available the Alienware 15 R4 with Intel Comet Lake-H, NVIDIA Ampere mobile, offer vapor chamber cooling, up to 4 TB of PCIe storage, and an OLED panel.