For performance Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool has a lot better performing processor. It also has more memory.
The computers have different operating systems, Aurora R12 Liquid Cool has Windows 11 and Intel Nuc 11 has Windows 11 Pro.
For displaying graphics Aurora R12 Liquid Cool has a lot faster graphics card.
Nuc 11 is thinner and smaller in size.
|Alienware Aurora R12 Liquid Cool||Intel Nuc 11|
|Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.|
|Intel Core i9-11900KF||Intel Core i7-1165G7|
|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 2060|
|-||2.97 lbs (1.35 kg)|
|Size (length x width x height)|
|8.77 x 18.9 x 17 inches||8.8 x 5.75 x 1.75 inches|
|(22.28 x 48.01 x 43.18 cm)||(22.35 x 14.6 x 4.44 cm)|
|Operating system (OS)|
|Windows 11||Windows 11 Pro|
|August 17, 2022||January 10, 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
【Upgraded】 Seal is opened for Hardware/Software upgrade only to enhance performance. No Display ; 802.11ax Wifi, Bluetooth 5.2, Ethernet LAN (RJ-45), No Webcam, .
【Powerful Performance with Intel Core i7-1165G7 Quad Core】 11th Gen Intel Core i7-1165G7 2.80GHz Processor (upto 4.7 GHz, 12MB Cache, 4-Cores, ) ; NVIDIA RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6 Dual (Integrated+Dedicated) Graphics, VR Ready .
【High Speed and Multitasking】 16GB DDR4 SODIMM; 230W Power Supply; Black Color, .
256GB PCIe NVMe SSD; 6 USB 3.1 Gen2, 1 HDMI, 1 mini Display Port, 2 Thunderbolt 4 (Type-C), SDXC Reader, No Optical Drive, 1 x Headphone/Microphone Combo Jack., Windows 11 Pro., 1 Year Manufacturer warranty from GreatPriceTech (Professionally upgraded by GreatPriceTech)
Includes M27fw 27in 75Hz FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS Monitor(IPS Display;FHD (1920 x 1080) Resolution;1000:1 Contrast ratio;300 nits Brightness;1 VGA; 2 HDMI 1.4)