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Alienware X51 (2015)

Besides the popular micro-desktop, Alienware's gaming laptop lineup is also being updated with new processors and some 4K screens.

By August 27, 2015

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Best desktops of 2015

The PCs in this list represent what I consider the current best examples in computing design, and they're more than just the sum of their parts.


Dell updates PC line for Intel Haswell: XPS 12, XPS One 27, Alienware X51, plus a new touch-screen monitor

A variety of mainstream and business PCs -- and even a few printers -- round out Dell's PC announcements at Computex.

By June 3, 2013


X-51A Waverider hits Mach 5.1 in final flight

The accomplishment marks the longest flight for the $300 million X-51A technology demonstration program and, according to the Air Force and Boeing, the longest scramjet-powered hypersonic flight ever.

By May 3, 2013


Unlocked fin likely brought down X-51A in August crash

The flight failed due to aerodynamic problems caused when a fin became unlocked, sending the experimental aircraft into a corkscrew. A fourth X-51A flight will likely take place next year.

By October 24, 2012


Futuristic X-51A fails in hypersonic bid

Trouble with a control fin on the sleek, scramjet-powered aircraft puts an abrupt and early end to the Air Force's attempt at a Mach 6 flight.

By August 15, 2012


Alienware X51 vs Xbox 360: Which should I buy?

The Alienware X51 is a monstrously powerful gaming machine, but does its steep asking price mean the Xbox 360 is a better bet?

By April 16, 2012


Alienware X51 review: A proper, affordable gaming slim tower

We review the new Alienware X51 gaming slim tower, and come away impressed.

By January 24, 2012


Alienware X51

The attractive Alienware x51 is easy to recommend to anyone willing to pay a little more for the novelty of a competent slim tower gaming desktop.

By January 23, 2012


Hands-on with the Alienware x51

We give Alienware's new x51 slim tower gaming desktop a quick once-over.

By January 20, 2012


Alienware X51 hands-on

Taking a look inside the Alienware X51.

By January 20, 2012