Alienware Aurora R11 Gaming Desktop
The endless advantage
2 Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1
1 Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1 with Powershare technology
1 Type-C USB 3.2 Gen 1 with Powershare technology
1 Microphone/Line In
1 Headphone/Line Out
1 SPDIF Digital Output (Coaxial)
1 SPDIF Digital Output (TOSLINK)
1 RJ-45 Killer™ E3000 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet
6 Type-A USB 2.0
1 Type-C USB 3.2 Gen 2
1 Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 2
1 Side Surround Output
1 Microphone In
1 Line Out
3 Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1
1 Rear Surround Output Center/Subwoofer Output
1 Center/Subwoofer Output
1 Line In
Height (rear): 18.9" (481.6 mm)
Height (front): 17.39" (441.80 mm)
Width: 8.771" (222.8 mm)
Depth: 17" (431.9 mm)
Starting weight: 30.42 lb (13.80 kg)
Weight (maximum): 39.2 lb (17.8 kg)i
Internal High-Definition 7.1+2 Performance Audio
Networking and Wi-Fi Details
Killer™ E3000 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet NIC (Standard)
Dell Wi-Fi 5 DW1810 1x1 802.11ac Wireless LAN and Bluetooth 4.1
Intel® Wi-Fi 6 AX201 (2x2) 802.11ax Wireless and Bluetooth 5.1
Killer™ Wi-Fi 6 AX1650i (2x2) 802.11ax Wireless and Bluetooth 5.1
Dark Side of the Moon
AlienFX Lighting Zones
2 unique programmable zones with up to 16.8 million distinct colors (Dark Side of the Moon)
4 unique programmable zones with up to 16.8 million distinct colors (Lunar Light)
Micro ATX motherboard
Intel® Z490 Chipset
Alienware™ 1000 Watt Multi-GPU Approved Power Supply
Alienware™ 550 Watt Multi-GPU Approved Power Supply
CPU Cooling Options
Alienware™ High Performance Liquid Cooling
Alienware™ Low-Profile Smart Cooling Heatsink Solution
Alienware™ 1000 Watt Multi-GPU Approved Power Supply
More memory (RAM) increases overall performance and enables your computer to run more applications at the same time.
Set up your new PC fast
Dell Migrate is the simple do-it-yourself tool that moves the hard to replace data, personal records and important files to your latest Dell PC.
By choosing Microsoft 365, you will have the latest versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote and Outlook, plus 1TB of cloud storage and 60 minutes of Skype calls a month. Choose between the subscription for 1 user (Microsoft 365 Personal) or up to 5 users (Microsoft 365 Home), and always have access to your documents from your mobile phone, tablet, PC or Mac.
Office Productivity Software
Add the latest Office to your PC to do your best work – anywhere, anytime and with anyone.
Foxit PhantomPDF is the feature-rich PDF editor, comparable to Adobe Acrobat, which allows users to create, edit, and sign PDF files.
Digitally Downloaded Software
Available with Windows 10 Home: Break down boundaries and immerse yourself in the game with graphics more realistic than ever before thanks to the multi-thread scaling capabilities of the new API DirectX 12.
A NEW FIRST IN POWER
For the first time in Alienware's desktop history we are proud to introduce a new optional liquid cooled graphics solution based on a PCIe-mounted heat exchanger and smart fan blower design. It’s engineered for lower temperatures and more reliable graphics overclocking to produce higher performing graphics.
RAISING THE BAR ONCE AGAIN
Overclocking guaranteed: The Alienware Aurora was designed to fully support custom upgrades. The processor lays on a motherboard using the Intel Z490 Chipset with a bus speed of 8 GT/s and support for overclocking, Intel® Rapid Storage Technology and Intel® Platform Trust Technology.
High-speed memory: With more and faster memory come greater multitasking capabilities. Your system can double as a gaming content editing system or you can stream and record while chatting and looking up guides while you track your quest. With massive amounts of HyperX FURY XMP DDR4 memory there’s no limit to what all you can do at one time.
1000W power supply: With more power comes more possibilities. With an impressive 1000W power supply – another first for Aurora - you can upgrade to higher-wattage components, like higher-end graphics card setups as well as cleaner, more efficient, energy.
INNOVATIVE GRAPHICS POWER, AIRFLOW, AND COOLING
The Alienware Aurora now offers optional custom graphics designs based on NVIDIA’s 2nd Gen RTX architecture. These custom designs are made with extensive thermals and an innovative airflow pattern engineered to prioritize graphics performance while complementing the Aurora chassis airflow as well.
Extensive cooling: Our new thermal design includes quad 10mm copper heat pipes with integrated vapor chambers – our largest diameter heat pipe design to date – designed for exceptional gaming performance.
Innovative airflow: Another added boost for graphics performance is made possible by a dual-axial fan design with positive rear pressure relief – a new Alienware first for graphics cards. The positive rear pressure relief allows heat to escape from specially located vents designed to aid with flow and thermal management. This new approach is built with gamers in mind.
Engineered for efficiency: These custom graphics card designs, included in both NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3080 and 3090 graphics, are built with space efficiency with a max length of just 267mm that covers a 2.5x slots and offers a dual 6-pin/8-pin PCI-Express power connectors. All of these choices have been made to create efficiency with uncompromised gaming performance.
GRAPHICS CARD TECHNOLOGIES: AMD RADEON™ IMAGE SHARPENING
Detailed, Beautiful Visuals with Radeon™ Image Sharpening: Experience superior image quality with low performance impact. AMD Radeon™ Image Sharpening uses an intelligent contrast-adaptive sharpening algorithm that produces visuals that look crisp and detailed. Contrast-Adaptive Sharpening combined with optional GPU Upscaling draws out details in your favorite titles.
AMD Radeon™ Image Sharpening: AMD Radeon™ Image Sharpening (RIS) is a contrast-adaptive sharpening algorithm designed to intelligently enhance details to deliver crisp-looking visuals with minimal performance impact.
AMD Radeon™ Anti-Lag: The new Radeon Anti-Lag feature in Radeon Software is designed to help reduce input lag in GPU-limited cases. Radeon Anti-Lag controls the pace of the CPU work to make sure it doesn't get too far ahead of the GPU, reducing the amount of CPU work queued up. As a result, Radeon Anti-Lag can shrink input lag by almost a full frame, restoring the responsiveness to your game.
AMD Radeon™ FreeSync™ Technology: AMD Radeon FreeSync technology in the AMD Radeon™ RX graphics on the Alienware Aurora resolves the communication issues between processor and monitor, eliminating image tears and choppiness for effortlessly smooth gameplay.
|Weapon of choice: The Alienware Aurora lives on as the official PC of choice for Team Liquid and will be found serving in the newly opened Alienware Training Facility in Europe June 2020.
Bring on the action: Alienware and the Alienware Aurora partner up with RIOT Games to fuel stream-worthy, live gaming events around the world.
Get schooled: The Alienware Aurora is coming to the classroom thanks to an eSports for EDU initiative that enables universities across the United States to develop their own eSports programs using uncompromising gear.
Learn from the pros: Join the Alienware Academy on our Alienware Arena community site and get personalized, data-driven lessons from the world's best players to become a better competitive gamer.
ENGINEERED FOR AN UNENDING ADVANTAGE
A new era of engineering: The updated chassis design based on the Legend industrial design, ensures airflow moves more fluidly and efficiently to decreases temperatures at the voltage regulator heatsinks by up to 8%, compared to the previous model. Lower temperatures and more efficient airflow increase performance while maintaining stability for higher overclocking which results in higher frames per second while gaming.
Gaming made timeless: The new Alienware Aurora is thoughtfully engineered with an innovative PSU swing-arm, which enables a variety of benefits like tool-less graphics and expansion bays and a compact chassis size. It also allows graphics cards to be perfectly positioned for purposeful airflow. We ensured the swing-arm carries the power supply which allows for airflow through the side vent, while securing and reducing vibrations during shipping to the cards themselves.
Added safety: To ensure safety and to avoid any damage or injury we created the stop-anywhere function on the PSU swing-arm. This prevents the swing-arm from falling or swinging while in use. Additionally, we included a locking mechanism that secures the swing-arm while open and being worked on.
LEGENDS LIVE ON
|Light it up: The new AlienFX RGB LED lighting adds an instantly iconic look to the Aurora. For our Lunar Light option, we’ve added a new front-facing lighting ring that’s unmistakably unique to Alienware engineering.
The future of design: The new Legend Industrial Design innovates the elements of Alienware's roots and pushes Aurora into a new realm. The unique design helps avid gamers stand out from the crowd thanks to bold, continuous lighting and the iconic central loop of AlienFX that unleashes dynamic color versatility. Plus, thoughtfully positioned front I/O ports, easy to reach rear ports and upgradeable components offer extreme gaming flexibility. Finally, functional front airways and hexagonal-shaped side venting boosts intake efficiency and maximizes air movement.
Legendary colors: Find your own battle style with either a Lunar Light or Dark Side of the Moon Alienware Aurora featuring an ultra-smooth, satin finish.
Flexibility is key: The Aurora is thoughtfully engineered for enhanced usability. With an easy-access side entry panel and conveniently placed ports, including three USB 3.2 Gen 1 (Type A) ports, a USB 3.2 Gen 1 (Type-C™) port, plus a headset and mic plug-in all located in the front of the system, its built for easy flexibility.
PERFORMANCE THAT RISES BEYOND
Killer™ Wireless: Never miss a beat with integrated networking solutions like Killer™ E3000 Ethernet LAN and optional Killer™ DoubleShot Pro technology that sends your connection signals into turbo-boost when Killer™ LAN is already enabled.
Demand more: Experience the desktop that delivers incredibly fast load times with up to 4TB of total storage space with a combo option that features PCIe NVMe SSDs and a 7200RPM hard drive.
Stay connected: With up to 15 total USB ports, Digital Audio Out, Wireless and Wired technologies, the Alienware Aurora gives you everything you need to connect your favorite gaming peripherals, external storage devices, and even premium fidelity audio systems for 7.1 HD Audio experiences. If that wasn’t enough, Killer networking and up to Wi-Fi 6 technology keeps you connected to make sure the internet is streaming at full speed.
Experience a performance-optimized airflow. The rear and top vents of the Alienware Aurora work as exhaust to keep temperatures in ideal ranges by removing heat from the system. The front and side vents simultaneously take in cool air to enable high performance and maintain system health.
The new Alienware Command Center includes an easy and intuitive overclocking control module that allows the user to quickly and safely squeeze additional performance out of their system.
Create your own system overclocking profiles, then easily control their system performance.
The latest AlienFX hardware and software supports full RGB values with up to 16.8 million colors.
Easily manage your FX lighting zones, edit peripheral settings and save new themes you can then assign for each game.
NEW ALIENWARE COMMAND CENTER
The Alienware Command Center is continuously updated. Our latest version now includes features specifically desired by the gaming community with auto-tuned game profiles, a new responsive UI, intuitive overclocking options and all-new AlienFX settings.
Ports & Slots
1. (2x) Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1 Ports | 2. Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1 Ports with Powershare technology | 3. (1x) Type-C USB 3.2 Gen 1 Port with Powershare technology | 4. (1x) Headphone/Line Out | 5. (1x) Microphone/Line In
6. (1x) SPDIF Digital Output (Coaxial) | 7. (1x) SPDIF Digital Output (TOSLINK) | 8. (1x) RJ-45 Killer E3000 2.5 Gigabit Ethernet | 9. (6x) Type-A USB 2.0 Ports | 10. (1x) Type-C USB 3.2 Gen 2 with Powershare technology | 11. (1x) Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 2 | 12. Side Surround Output | 13. Microphone In | 14. Line Out | 15. (3x) Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1 | 16. Rear Surround Output Center/Subwoofer Output | 17. Center/Subwoofer Output | 18. Line in
*IO ports subject to graphics card selected.
Dimensions & Weight
1. Height: 18.9" (481.6mm) | 2. Width: 8.771" (222.8mm) | 3. Length: 17" (431.9mm) | Volume: 33.8 L | Maximum Weight: 39.2 lb (17.8 kg)i
HIGH-PERFORMANCE GAMING ACCESSORIES
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A 25-inch IPS gaming monitor with a blazing 240Hz refresh rate and true 1ms response time. Now featuring both AMD FreeSync and NVIDIA® G-SYNC® compatibility for effortlessly smooth gaming.
ALIENWARE 27 GAMING MONITOR | AW2720HF
Expect effortlessly smooth gaming on the first 27-inch IPS gaming monitor featuring a 240Hz refresh rates and 1-ms response time.
ALIENWARE 34 CURVED GAMING MONITOR | AW3420DW
Enhance all the action on this 34-inch curved monitor with WQHD resolution, customizable AlienFX lighting, and NVIDIA® G-Sync™ technology.
ALIENWARE LOW PROFILE RGB MECHANICAL GAMING KEYBOARD | AW510K
Fly your colors on the battlefield with fully customizable AlienFX low profile RGB lighting that gives you a choice of up to 16.8m colors per key via Alienware Command Center Software and a tricked-out setup that brings you deeper into the action.
ALIENWARE 7.1 GAMING HEADSET | AW510H
Get engrossed in your games on the Alienware 7.1 Gaming Headset, showcasing 7.1 surround sound with Alienware Cosmic Sound technology.
ALIENWARE WIRED/WIRELESS GAMING MOUSE | AW610M
Get performance that takes no prisoners on a wired or wireless gaming mouse with rechargeable lithium ion battery and 7 fully programmable buttons.