Alienware Aurora ALX SLI Specifications

Alienware Aurora ALX SLI

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Alienware Aurora ALX SLI

Part Number: Aurora ALX (Reviewed) Released: 22 December 2004

General

  • Desktop type
    Gaming-friendly system
  • Type
    Personal computer
  • Product Form Factor
    Full tower
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Manufacturer
    Dell, Inc.

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    AMD Athlon 64 FX 55 / 2.8 GHz
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Data Bus Speed
    2000 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    NVIDIA nForce4 SLI
  • Processor Socket
    Socket 939

Cache Memory

  • Installed Size
    L2 cache - 1 MB
  • Cache Per Processor
    1 MB
  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Per Processor Size
    1 MB
  • Installed Size
    1 MB

Storage

  • RAID Level
    RAID 0, RAID 1
  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA-150
  • Type
    none
  • Read Speed
    52x (CD) / 16x (DVD)
  • Write Speed
    52x
  • Rewrite Speed
    32x

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    4 GB
  • Form Factor
    DIMM 184-pin
  • Slots Qty
    4
  • Empty Slots
    2

RAM

  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Memory Speed
    550 MHz
  • Features
    dual channel memory architecture, unbuffered
  • Technology
    DDR SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    1 GB

Display

  • Type
    none.

Hard Drive

  • Interface Type
    SATA 1.5Gb/s
  • Spindle Speed
    10000 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Interface Class
    Serial ATA
  • Installed Qty
    2
  • Capacity
    36.7 GB

Audio & Video

  • Multi-GPU Configuration
    2 single GPU cards (SLI)

Hard Drive (2nd)

  • Capacity
    74 GB

Storage Controller

  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA II
  • Channel Qty
    6
  • Type
    RAID
  • Installed Qty
    1

Storage Controller (2nd)

  • Controller Interface Type
    ATA-133
  • Channel Qty
    2
  • Installed Qty
    1

Optical Storage

  • Drive Type
    CD-RW / DVD
  • Type
    CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo
  • Interface Type
    IDE

Processor

  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Max Supported Qty
    1
  • Type
    Athlon 64 FX
  • Processor Number
    FX-55
  • Manufacturer
    AMD
  • Clock Speed
    2.8 GHz

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    3.5" 1.44 MB floppy

Storage Removable

  • Type
    none

Header

  • Brand
    Alienware
  • Product Line
    Alienware
  • Model
    Aurora ALX
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Networking

  • Data Link Protocol
    Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Gigabit Ethernet
  • Form Factor
    integrated

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    space black
  • Features
    liquid cooling system
  • Color Category
    black

Monitor

  • Monitor Type
    None.

System

  • Type
    personal computer
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    73.4 GB

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    9.5 in
  • Depth
    22.5 in
  • Height
    23.6 in

Graphics Controller

  • Form Factor
    plug-in card
  • Interface Type
    PCI Express x16
  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce 6800 GT
  • Video Memory
    256 MB GDDR3 SDRAM
  • Video Interfaces
    DVI, S-Video

Chassis

  • Form Factor
    full tower
  • Manufacturer Form Factor
    full tower

Mainboard

  • Processor Socket
    Socket 939
  • Data Bus Speed
    2000 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    NVIDIA nForce4 SLI

Audio Output

  • Form Factor
    plug-in card
  • Sound Card Name
    Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS
  • Sound Output Mode
    7.1 channel surround
  • Max Sampling Rate
    192 Hz
  • Compliant Standards
    AC '97, EAX 4.0, EAX ADVANCED HD, THX

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Printer

  • Type
    none

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Bays
    3 (total) / 2 (free) x external 5.25" x 1/2H
    2 (total) / 1 (free) x external 3.5" x 1/3H
    6 (total) / 4 (free) x internal 3.5" x 1/3H

Audio Input

  • Type
    none

Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor
    full tower

Power

  • Type
    power supply

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • OS Provided
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional
  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Video Output

  • Interface Type
    PCI Express x16
  • Multi-GPU Configuration
    2 single GPU cards (SLI)
  • Graphics Processor
    NVIDIA GeForce 6800 GT
  • Graphics Processor Series
    NVIDIA Geforce
  • Video Interfaces
    DVI, S-Video

Video Memory

  • Technology
    GDDR3 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    256 MB

Audio Output Details

  • Speaker Type
    none

Expansion Bays

  • Type
    external, external, internal
  • Form Factor
    3.5" x 1/3H, 3.5" x 1/3H, 5.25" x 1/2H
  • Form Factor (metric)
    13.3 cm x 1/2H, 8.9 cm x 1/3H, 8.9 cm x 1/3H
  • Total Qty
    2, 3, 6
  • Free Qty
    1, 2, 4

Expansion Slots

  • Type
    CPU, DIMM 184-pin, PCI, PCIe x16
  • Total Qty
    1, 2, 3, 4
  • Free Qty
    0, 0, 2, 2

Interface Provided

  • Type
    DVI-I, FireWire, microphone, parallel, serial, LAN (Gigabit Ethernet), PS/2 keyboard, PS/2 mouse, S-video output, SPDIF output, USB 2.0, audio line-in, audio line-out
  • Qty
    1, 1, 2, 2, 4, 8, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 1, 2, 2
  • Connector Type
    6 pin FireWire, mini-jack

OS Provided

  • Family
    Windows XP
  • Edition
    Windows XP Professional
  • Type
    Microsoft Windows XP Professional

Power Device

  • Type
    power supply
  • Power Provided
    510 Watt
  • Nominal Voltage
    AC 120/230 V
  • Frequency Required
    50/60 Hz

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Location
    on-site
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

General

  • Manufacturer
    Dell, Inc.

Where to Buy

Alienware Aurora ALX SLI

Part Number: Aurora ALX Released: 22 Dec 2004

Visit manufacturer site for details.