Comparison of Alienware R12 vs Dell XPS (8930)
Comparison of Dell XPS (8930) vs Alienware R12

Alienware R12 vs Dell XPS (8930)

Comparison summary

For performance Dell XPS has a better processor. Alienware R12 contains more memory.

The laptops have different operating systems, R12 has Windows 10 Home and XPS has Windows 10 Pro.

For displaying graphics R12 has a lot better performing graphics card.

For portability XPS is lighter. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.

XPS has more SSD and more HDD storage.

Compare specifications

Alienware R12Dell XPS (8930)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.
Intel Core i5 SeriesIntel Core i7-9700K
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.
16gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1650 SUPERGeForce GTX 1050 Ti
Weight
39.2 lbs (17.78 kg)22 lbs (9.98 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
24 x 22.5 x 16.5 inches15.22 x 14.02 x 7.09 inches
(60.96 x 57.15 x 41.91 cm)(38.66 x 35.61 x 18.01 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 HomeWindows 10 Pro
Hard drives
500gb SSD, 1000gb HDD1000gb SSD, 4000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,829.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,829.00
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Amazon.com description

Alienware R12 Gaming Desktop, Intel Core i5-11400F, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 Super, 16GB DDR4 Memory, 512GB PCIe Solid State Drive + 1TB HDD, WiFi, HDMI, White/Lunar Light

【Upgraded】Original Seal is opened for upgrade ONLY, 1-years warraty on Upgraded RAM/SSD from PConline365, and original 1-Year Manufacture warranty on remaining components.

【Powerful i5 Processor】11th Gen Intel Core i5 11400F (6-Core, 12MB Cache, 2.6Ghz to 4.4GHz w/Turbo), NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 SUPER 4GB GDDR6

【High Speed RAM And Enormous Space】RAM Is Upgraded To 16GB DDR4 Memory For Multitasking Adequate High-Bandwidth RAM To Smoothly Run Multiple Applications And Browser Tabs All At Once; Hard Drive Is Upgraded to 512GB PCIe Solid State Drive allows to fast bootup and data transfer + 1TB Hard Disk Drive for ample storage space

【Tech Specs】 3 Type-A USB 3.1 Gen 1 w/Powershare technology, 1 Type-C USB 3.1 Gen 1 w/Powershare technology, 5 Type-A USB 2.0, 1 Type-C USB 3.1 Gen 2 w/Powershare technology up to 15W, 3 Type-A USB 3.1 Gen 1, 1 Type-A USB 3.1 Gen 2, 1 RJ-45 Killer E2500 Gigabit Ethernet, 1 DisplayPort , 1 Microphone In

【Operating System】Windows 10 Home 64-bit

Dell XPS 8930 Special Edition Tower Desktop - 9th Gen Intel 8-Core i7-9700K CPU up to 4.90 GHz, 8GB Memory, 1TB SSD + 4TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti 4GB GDDR5, DVD Burner, Windows 10 Pro, Silver

9th Generation Intel i7-9700K 8-Core 3.60 GHz Processor (12MB SmartCache, Turbo Boost up to 4.90 GHz), Windows 10 Pro (64-bit)

8GB DDR4 2666MHz Memory, 1TB Solid State Drive + 4TB 7200 RPM SATA Hard Drive, DVD-RW Drive

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti with 4GB GDDR5, 7 x USB 3.1 Type-A, 2 x USB 3.1 Type-C, 2 x USB 2.0

Dell Wireless 802.11a/c + Bluetooth v4.2, Gigabit Ethernet, Integrated 5.1 Channel Audio with Waves MaxxAudio Pro

2-Year Warranty by Techno Intelligence, Dell USB Laser Mouse & Wired Keyboard (Black), No Monitor Included