Compare technical specifications of Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool
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Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool vs Dell XPS 8940 (XPS)

Comparison summary

For performance Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool has a better performing processor. Dell XPS 8940 contains more memory.

The computers have different operating systems, Aurora R12 Liquid Cool has Windows 11 and XPS 8940 has Windows 10 Pro.

For displaying graphics Aurora R12 Liquid Cool has a lot faster graphics card.

XPS 8940 is thinner and smaller in size.

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Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool

Dell XPS 8940 (XPS)

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Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid CoolDell XPS 8940 (XPS)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.
Intel Core i9-11900KFIntel Core i9-10900K
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.
24gb64gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce RTX 3090GeForce RTX 2060
Size (length x width x height)
8.77 x 18.9 x 17 inches20.5 x 19.8 x 14.8 inches
(22.28 x 48.01 x 43.18 cm)(52.07 x 50.29 x 37.59 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 11Windows 10 Pro
Release date
August 17, 2022November 22, 2022
Amazon.com List Price
$2,899.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$2,899.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$2,899.00
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Amazon.com description

Dell Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool Gaming Desktop, GeForce RTX 3090, 11th Gen i9-11900KF, 64GB RAM, 2TB PCIe SSD SSD+2TB HDD, VR Ready, USB-C, HDMI/DP, RJ45, WiFi 6, RGB, Peripheral, Win 11, White

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

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