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Looks Can Be Deceiving.

The Witcher 3 at 60FPS? Yep, the Alienware Alpha can do that.
It’s hard to figure out what it can’t.

Alienware Alpha

Reboot your expectations.

The Alienware Alpha combines the freedom and power of PC gaming with the ease of a home console. Experience 60FPS gameplay on favorites like The Witcher 3, Call of Duty, Crysis 1, 2 & 3 and Metal Gear Solid V.

Unleash unexpected power.

NEXT-GEN GRAPHICS: Based on NVIDIA’s newest ‘Maxwell’ architecture, with 2GB of GDDR5 memory at its disposal, the Alienware Alpha’s custom-built GPU ensures you get plenty of performance to crank up the settings on your monitor.

START WITH A STRONG CORE: 6th generation Intel® Core™ processors allow for better performance on all the latest and greatest titles.

POWERFUL CONFIGURATIONS: Choose from multiple Alienware Alpha options – detailed in the Configurations tab – ranging up to Intel® Quad-Core™ i7 processor power, options for either an AMD Radeon™ R9 M470X GPU with 2GB DDR5 or NVIDIA GTX 960 with 4GB GDDR5 memory and up to 16GB RAM. Each configuration comes with dual-band AC wireless card for prioritized wireless connectivity and increased range.

UPGRADES WELCOME: The Alienware Alpha is user accessible, so feel free to upgrade the CPU and RAM for better in-game performance, background application multitasking, as well as add hard drive space for more games.

Featured Options Up To: 6th Gen Intel® Core™ i7 Processors / Windows® 10 Home Premium (64bit) / Graphics powered by either an AMD Radeon™ R9 M470X GPU with 2GB DDR5 or NVIDIA GTX 960 with 4GB GDDR5 ® GeForce® GPU 2GB GDDR5 / Ships with keyboard, mouse, and Unique Alienware User Interface

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Superior gaming. Streamlined.

Gaming simplified:

Quickly download games straight to your Alpha PC with the click of a few buttons or remotely from your phone. Your games always stay up to date and ready to play.

Multiple accounts, one system:

Steam Big Picture supports multiple Steam accounts and libraries on one system, so you can have fun with your Steam friends whether they’re near or far.

It’s your choice:

Whether you want a console gaming experience with an optional Xbox controller, or a keyboard/mouse in desktop mode, Alienware Alpha lets you game the way you want on the big screen in beautiful 1080p Full HD.

Compare Alpha and Steam Machine

Alienware Alpha Alienware Steam Machine
Operating System
Windows 10 SteamOS
Usage Model
Ultra Small Form Factor Desktop PC PC Gaming Console
Accessories Included
Keyboard & Mouse
Controller Optional
Steam Controller
Supported Games
6500+ Steam titles
Access to games outside of Steam
1500+ SteamOS games
Access to 5000+ games in the Steam Library
Reason to Buy
Fully functional PC
Compatible with HiveMind
Most affordable Alienware desktop
Console experience; dedicated gaming box
Built upon the Valve community
New controller unlocks new genres for the living room
Content Bundle
None included We’ve included three free games: PAYDAY2 + DLC* (available in SteamOS in early 2016), Roller Disco Derby and Screencheat. Along with WARTHUNDER DLC, Brawlhalla DLC, and Coffin Dodgers demo. All worth over $200!
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