Alienware Area-51 3550 Specifications

Alienware Area-51 3550

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Alienware Area-51 3550

Part Number: PC AREA51 3550 R1 SKU DEFAULT (Reviewed) Released: 1 February 2006

General

  • Product Form Factor
    Full tower
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Manufacturer
    Dell, Inc.

Processor / Chipset

  • CPU
    Intel Pentium D 920 / 2.8 GHz
  • Number of Cores
    Dual-Core
  • 64-bit Computing
    Yes
  • Data Bus Speed
    800 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 945G Express
  • Processor Main Features
    Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology, Intel Execute Disable Bit, Intel Extended Memory 64 Technology, Intel Virtualization Technology
  • Processor Socket
    LGA775 Socket

Cache Memory

  • Installed Size
    L2 cache - 4 MB
  • Cache Per Processor
    4 MB (2 x 2 MB)
  • Type
    L2 cache
  • Multi-Core Cache Configuration
    2 x 2 MB
  • Per Processor Size
    4 MB
  • Installed Size
    4 MB

RAM

  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM - non-ECC
  • Memory Speed
    533 MHz
  • Memory Specification Compliance
    PC2-4200
  • Technology
    DDR2 SDRAM
  • Installed Size
    512 MB
  • Data Integrity Check
    non-ECC
  • Rated Memory Speed
    533 MHz

Storage

  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA-150
  • Type
    none

Memory

  • Max Supported Size
    4 GB
  • Form Factor
    DIMM 240-pin
  • Slots Qty
    4
  • Empty Slots
    2

Display

  • Type
    none.

Hard Drive

  • Spindle Speed
    7200 rpm
  • Type
    HDD
  • Installed Qty
    1
  • Capacity
    160 GB

Audio & Video

  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0

Storage Controller

  • Interface Type
    Serial ATA-300
  • Channel Qty
    4
  • Type
    Serial ATA
  • Installed Qty
    1

Input

  • Type
    keyboard, mouse

Storage Controller (2nd)

  • Controller Interface Type
    ATA-100
  • 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
    Pentium D
  • Processor Number
    920
  • Manufacturer
    Intel
  • Clock Speed
    2.8 GHz

Floppy Drive

  • Type
    none

Storage Removable

  • Type
    none

Header

  • Brand
    Alienware
  • Product Line
    Alienware
  • Model
    Area-51 3550
  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Compatibility
    PC

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    cyborg green

Networking

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

Monitor

  • Monitor Type
    None.

System

  • Type
    media center
  • Hard Drive Capacity
    160 GB

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    7.8 in
  • Depth
    18.3 in
  • Height
    16.7 in

Graphics Controller

  • Form Factor
    integrated
  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA 950 Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0
  • Video Interfaces
    VGA

Chassis

  • Form Factor
    full tower
  • Manufacturer Form Factor
    full tower

Audio Output

  • Form Factor
    integrated
  • Sound Card Name
    Integrated Audio
  • Sound Output Mode
    7.1 channel surround
  • Max Sampling Rate
    192 Hz
  • Compliant Standards
    AC '97, High Definition Audio

Mainboard

  • Processor Socket
    LGA775 Socket
  • Data Bus Speed
    800 MHz
  • Chipset Type
    Intel 945G Express

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Type
    3 months warranty

Printer

  • Type
    none

Expansion / Connectivity

  • Bays
    4 (total) / 3 (free) x external 5.25" x 1/2H
    2 (total) / 1 (free) x external 3.5" x 1/3H
    4 (total) / 3 (free) x internal 3.5" x 1/3H
  • Slots
    1 (total) / 0 (free) x CPU
    4 (total) / 2 (free) x DIMM 240-pin
    1 (total) / 1 (free) x PCIe x16
    2 (total) / 2 (free) x PCI

Physical Characteristics

  • Form Factor
    full tower

Power

  • Type
    power supply
  • Power Consumption Operational
    485 Watt
  • Power Consumption Stand by / Sleep
    485 Watt

Operating System / Software

  • OS Provided: Type
    Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005
  • OS Provided
    Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition 2005
  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Video Output

  • Graphics Processor
    Intel GMA 950
  • Graphics Processor Series
    Intel GMA
  • Video Interfaces
    VGA

Video Memory

  • Installed Size
    64 MB
  • Memory Allocation Technology
    Dynamic Video Memory Technology 3.0

General

  • Manufacturer
    Dell, Inc.

Where to Buy

Alienware Area-51 3550

Part Number: PC AREA51 3550 R1 SKU DEFAULT Released: 1 Feb 2006

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