For performance Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool has a better performing processor. It also contains more memory.
For displaying graphics R12 Liquid Cool has a lot faster graphics card.
Otherwise they are similar.
|Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool||Alienware Aurora R10 (Aurora R10 Desktop)|
|Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.|
|Intel Core i9-11900KF||AMD Ryzen 7 5800H|
|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 3080|
|-||39.2 lbs (17.78 kg)|
|Size (length x width x height)|
|8.77 x 18.9 x 17 inches|
|(22.28 x 48.01 x 43.18 cm)|
|Operating system (OS)|
|Windows 11||Windows 11|
|August 17, 2022||March 20, 2022|
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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
[AMD Ryzen 7 Gaming Processor] The Alienware Aurora R10 Gaming Desktop in Dell's Alienware family comes with all the latest technology including DDR4 Memory clocked at a whopping 3200MHz and a 5th generation AMD 8-core Processor. The Eight cores on the the Ryzen 7-5800H processor allows for exceptional multitasking. To save power the processor will run @ 3.2Ghz under low use but will boost to 4.4GHz under heavy use for powerful performance!
[Graphics] This Alienware Aurora R10 Gaming Desktop comes with a dedicated Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 graphics card with 10GB of Dedicated Graphics Ram great for gaming or photo and video editing
[High Speed RAM And Enormous Space] The 16GB DDR4 RAM Running @ 3200MHz will let you smoothly run multiple applications and browser tabs all at once and a 1TB (1000GB) Hard Disk Drive and a second 256GB PCIe NVMe M.2 Solid State Drive will provide fast startup, fast data transfers, and allow for large file storage!
[Operating System] Windows 10 is Microsoft's most battle tested Operating System and if you want to upgrade to the latest windows 11, windows 11 is a simple free upgarade through windows update. The Home Edition will come with everything you need but you can also upgrade to windows pro from the windows store for $100.
[Extra Details] Wifi and Bluetooth come integrated. A keyboard and Mouse are included. [PORTS & SLOTS] 2x Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1 | Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1 Ports with Powershare technology | Type-C USB 3.2 Gen 1 Ports with Powershare technology | Headphone/Line Out | Microphone/Line InRear Ports6. SPDIF Digital Output (Coax) | SPDIF Digital Output (TOSLINK) | RJ-45 Killer E2600 Gigabit Ethernet | 6x Type-A USB 2.0 Ports | Type-C USB 3.2 Gen 2 with Powershare technology (up to 15W) | Type-A USB 3.2 Gen