For performance ASUS ROG Strix has a lot better performing processor. It also has more memory.
The computers have different operating systems, Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool has Windows 11 and ROG Strix has Windows 11 Pro.
For displaying graphics Aurora R12 Liquid Cool has a lot faster graphics card.
Aurora R12 Liquid Cool is thinner and smaller in size.
|Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool||ASUS ROG Strix (G15CF)|
|Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.|
|Intel Core i9-11900KF||Intel Core i9-12900K|
|Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.|
|Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.|
|GeForce RTX 3090||GeForce RTX 3060|
|Size (length x width x height)|
|8.77 x 18.9 x 17 inches||16.57 x 7.28 x 19.61 inches|
|(22.28 x 48.01 x 43.18 cm)||(42.09 x 18.49 x 49.81 cm)|
|Operating system (OS)|
|Windows 11||Windows 11 Pro|
|August 17, 2022||January 22, 2023|
|Amazon.com List Price|
|Amazon.com Lowest New Price|
|Buy on Amazon.com|
11th Gen Gaming CPU Stay in the flow with 11th Core i9-11900KF (8-Core, 16MB Cache, 3.5GHz to 5.3GHz w/Thermal Velocity Boost) processor-powered Aurora R12 that handles your creative projects with ease, like editing photos and videos, so they’re ready to share in a flash. Immerse yourself in your favorite show, the popular game, or a new creative project – and never think twice about your PC’s ability to keep up
Ultimate Gaming Graphics Card GeForce RTX 3090 (24GB GDDR6X) graphics are powered by the most advanced GPU architecture to immerse you in incredible realism and performance in the games
Professional Cooling Professional server-level cooling solution optimizes boost clock speeds for higher frame rates and lower render times, so you can chase win streaks without breaking a sweat
Light It Up AlienFX RGB LED lighting adds an instantly iconic look to the Aurora. For the Lunar Light option, it's added a bold front-facing lighting ring and extra Alienware wordmark lighting zone that's unmistakably unique to Alienware engineering
Multiple Ports Availability Front: 1 x USB Type-C; 3 x USB Type-A; 1 x Headphone Jack; 1 x Microphone Jack; Back: 10 x USB Type-A ports; 1 x USB Type-C; 1 x HDMI; 3 x Display Port; 1 x RJ-45; 6 x Audio ports
Connectivity technology: Ethernet
System ram type: dimm
Wireless communication technology: Wi-Fi
Wireless communication technologyWi-Fi
FAST AND FLUID - Handle any task with the latest 16 cores Intel Core i9-12900K with 30MB Cache, and up to 5.2 GHz on the ROG board & chipset
STAY COOL – Our prebuilt gaming computer features Flow Tech Ventilation with two isolated air chambers preventing heat from the CPU and GPU from warming up the power supply unit and storage drives
YOUR DEVICE, YOUR WAY - Game your way with customizable ASUS Aura Sync RGB chassis lighting and EMI-reducing transparent side panel
HYPER REALISM. IT’S ON - Reach another level of gaming realism with the NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 (12GB DDR6) graphics with the visual fidelity of real-time ray tracing and the ultimate performance of AI-powered DLSS
Wireless Wi-Fi 6 2x2 802.11ax, Gigabit Ethernet Port, Flexible, dual-band connectivity w/ greater reliability thanks to two data streams and antennas, Bluetooth 5.1