Compare technical specifications of Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool
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Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool vs Dell XPS 8950

Comparison summary

For performance Dell XPS 8950 has a better performing processor. Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool contains more memory.

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

XPS 8950 is cheaper.

XPS 8950 is thinner and smaller in size.

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Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool

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Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid CoolDell XPS 8950
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.
Intel Core i9-11900KFIntel Core i7-12700
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.
64gb32gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce RTX 3090GeForce RTX 3060 Ti
Size (length x width x height)
8.77 x 18.9 x 17 inches16.8 x 6.81 x 14.68 inches
(22.28 x 48.01 x 43.18 cm)(42.67 x 17.3 x 37.29 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 11Windows 11 Home
Release date
August 17, 2022November 15, 2022
Amazon.com List Price
$2,999.99$2,049.99
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$2,999.99$2,049.99
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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

ASIN: B0B5VY9FWS

Dell 2022 Newest XPS 8950 Desktop 12th Intel 12 Cores i7-12700 NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti 8GB GDDR6 32GB DDR5 512GB SSD 2x1TB HDD DVD Writer Killer WiFi 6E BT RJ-45 HDMI 3xDP USB-C Win 11 Home

✔ Powerful Performance with Core i7-12700:Powerfull latest 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700 12-Core processor (up to 4.9 GHz with Intel Turbo Boost Technology, 25 MB Smart cache, 12 (8P+4E) cores, 20 threads)

✔ Memory and Disk:32GB DDR5 SDRAM, 512GB NVMe SSD + 2TB (2x1TB) 7200 rpm HDD, Built-in DVD Writer

✔ Connectivity:Killer 1675 Wi-Fi 6 (AC 2x2) 802.11AX and Bluetooth 5.2, Integrated 10/100/1000 Gigabit Ethernet LAN

✔ Input/Output:Front Ports: 1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C with PowerShare; 3x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A; 1x HeadPhone/Mic Combo Jack; 1x SD card reader; Rear Ports: 1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C; 2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A; 2x USB 2.0 Type-A; 1x RJ45 LAN Port; Latest Nvidia Geforce RTX 3060 Ti Graphics Card with 8GB dedicated GDDR6. NVIDIA’s 2nd gen RTX Ampere architecture provides immersive gaming experience. Video Output: 3x DisplayPort, 1x HDMI.

✔ Home Use:Windows 11 Home, 14.68" x 6.81" x 16.8" inch (H x W x D), 16.36 lbs, 460W PSU Gold, Air Cooled, Dell Black Wired Keyboard and Mouse included; Compact Minitower in Night Sky Color

ASIN: B0BCVM3F6X