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MSI Aegis RS 12TG-261 vs Alienware Aurora R12

Comparison summary

For performance MSI Aegis RS 12TG-261 has a lot better processor. Alienware Aurora R12 contains more memory.

The computers have different operating systems, Aegis RS 12TG-261 has Windows 11 Pro and Aurora R12 has Windows 10.

For displaying graphics Aegis RS 12TG-261 has a better performing graphics card.

Aurora R12 is cheaper.

For portability Aegis RS 12TG-261 is lighter. It's also slimmer and smaller in size.

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MSI Aegis RS 12TG-261Alienware Aurora R12
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.
Intel Core i7-12700KFIntel Core i7-11700F
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.
16gb32gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce RTX 3060 TiGeForce RTX 3080
Weight
29.98 lbs (13.6 kg)39.7 lbs (18.01 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
19 x 17 x 9 inches18.9 x 17 x 8.8 inches
(48.26 x 43.18 x 22.86 cm)(48.01 x 43.18 x 22.35 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 11 ProWindows 10
Release date
April 1, 2022September 21, 2021
Amazon.com List Price
$2,914.00$2,099.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$2,914.00$2,099.00
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Amazon.com description

MSI Aegis RS 12TG-261 Gaming & Entertainment Desktop PC (Intel i7-12700KF 12-Core, 16GB DDR5 4800MHz RAM, 512GB PCIe SSD + 2TB HDD (3.5), Win 11 Pro) with MS 365 Personal, Hub

【Upgraded】 Seal is opened for Hardware/Software upgrade only to enhance performance. No Display ; 802.11 a/b/n/ac/ax Wifi, Bluetooth 5.2, Ethernet LAN (RJ-45), No Webcam, RGB Backlit USB Keyboard, .

【Powerful Performance with Intel Core i7-12700KF 】 12th Gen Intel Core i7-12700KF 3.60GHz Processor (upto 5 GHz, 25MB Cache, 12-Cores, 20-Threads, 4 Performance-cores) ; GeForce RTX 3060 Ti 8GB GDDR6 Dedicated Graphics, VR Ready .

【High Speed and Multitasking】 16GB DDR5 DIMM; 650W Power Supply, RGB Lighting 240mm AIO Liquid CPU Cooler; Black Color, .

【Enormous Storage】 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD + 2TB HDD; 4 USB 3.2 Gen1, 4 USB 2.0, 1 HDMI, 3 Display Port (DP), USB 3.2 Type-C Gen2, No Optical Drive, 1 x Microphone Jack, 1 x Headphone Jack., Windows 11 Pro-64., 1 Year Manufacturer warranty from GreatPriceTech (Professionally upgraded by GreatPriceTech)

Includes Microsoft 365 Personal 1 Year Subscription for 1 User(Microsoft 365 Personal | 12-Month Subscription, 1 person | Premium Office apps | 1TB OneDrive cloud storage | PC/Mac;Annual Subscription;Works on Windows, macOS, iOS, and Android), Dockztorm USB Hub

ASIN: B09VT31WL4

2021 Newest Alienware Aurora R12 Gaming Desktop, Intel Core i7-11700F(Liquid Cool, Up to 4.9GHz), NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080, 32GB 3200MHz DDR4, 2TB 970 EVO Plus, WiFi 5, Bluetooth 5.0, Win10

【Fantastic Gaming Processor】2021 Newest 11th Gen Core i7-11700F Processor, 8 Cores & 16 Thrades, Base Frequency 2.5GHz, Max Turbo Frequency 4.9GHz, 16MB L3 Cache, With powerful single-core and multi-core performance, Significant improvement the multi-tasking and extreme gaming performance, it ensures smooth and stable, and is a great tool for winning games

【Upgrade to 32GB 3200 DDR4 Memory】Dual-channel 3200MHz high-frequency gaming memory reduces memory latency and increases memory throughput to maximize processor performance, thereby reducing lag in complex gaming scenarios and improving the gaming experience

【2X Performance of RTX 2080】The Newest Gen Nvidia Geforce RTX 3080 Graphics Card, 10GB GDDR6X, 8704 CUDA Cores, Twice the performance of RTX 2080, Up to 2X Throughput, DLSS 2.0, Delivers the ultra performance that gamers crave

【Upgraded to 2TB 970 EVO PLUS SSD】Sequential read and write performance levels of up to 3,500MB s and 3,300MB s, respectively; Random Read (4KB, QD32): Up to 600,000 IOPS Random Read, 600 TBW, Boot up in seconds, get to files faster, and have room for loads of files with the lightning-quick solid state drive

【Liquid Cooling & 1000W Power Supply】Liquid Cooling can keep the processor relatively low temperature under any conditions of use, to ensure that the processor can run at high frequency for a long time, while the 1000w power supply can provide sufficient and stable current for the processor and graphics card, thus ensuring that this gaming computer has a stable and powerful performance

ASIN: B097KF9PQC