Compare technical specifications of iBUYPOWER Trace 5 MR 178i
Compare technical specifications of Alienware Aurora R12 (AWAUR12)

iBUYPOWER Trace 5 MR 178i vs Alienware Aurora R12 (AWAUR12)

Comparison summary

The computers have different operating systems, iBUYPOWER Trace 5 MR 178i has Windows 10 Pro and Alienware Aurora R12 has Windows 10 Home.

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

Trace 5 MR 178i contains more memory.

Trace 5 MR 178i is slimmer and smaller in size.

Trace 5 MR 178i is a bit cheaper.

Compare specifications

iBUYPOWER Trace 5 MR 178iAlienware Aurora R12 (AWAUR12)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a gaming PC and is responsible for running games.
Intel Core i7-11700FIntel Core i7-11700F
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a gaming PC.
32gb16gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce RTX 2060GeForce RTX 3070
Weight
29.3 lbs (13.29 kg)-
Size (length x width x height)
19.2 x 18.3 x 8.7 inches20 x 17 x 8.77 inches
(48.77 x 46.48 x 22.1 cm)(50.8 x 43.18 x 22.28 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 ProWindows 10 Home
Hard drives
1000gb SSD, 1000gb HDD1000gb SSD, 1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$2,569.00$2,619.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$2,569.00$2,619.00
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Amazon.com description

iBUYPOWER Trace 5 MR - 178i Gaming & Entertainment Desktop PC (Intel i7-11700F 8-Core, 32GB RAM, 1TB PCIe SSD + 1TB HDD (3.5), RTX 2060, WiFi, Bluetooth, 4xUSB 3.1, Win 10 Pro) with Hub

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

【Powerful Performance with Intel Core i7-11700F Octa Core】 11th Gen Intel Core i7-11700F 2.5GHz Processor (upto 4.8 GHz, 16MB Cache, 8-Cores) ; NVIDIA RTX 2060 6GB GDDR6 Dedicated Graphics, VR Ready .

【High Speed and Multitasking】 32GB DDR4 DIMM; 600W Power Supply, RGB Lighting Air Cooling CPU Cooler; Black Color, .

【Enormous Storage】 1TB PCIe NVMe SSD + 1TB HDD; 4 USB 3.1 Gen1, 2 USB 3.0 Type-A, 4 USB 3.2 Gen1, 2 HDMI, 3 Display Port (DP), 1 x Microphone Jack, 1 x Headphone Jack., Windows 10 Pro-64., 1 Year Manufacturer warranty from GreatPriceTech (Professionally upgraded by GreatPriceTech)

【Authorized Dockztorm Bundle】 Includes Dockztorm USB Hub(Special Edition Portable Docztorm Data Hub;Super Speedy Data Syn Rate upto 5Gbps;Authorized Sellers ONLY)

Alienware Aurora R12 GeForce RTX 3070 8GB GDDR6 Gaming Desktop, Intel 8-Core i7-11700F up to 4.7GHz, 16GB DDR4 RAM, 1TB PCIe SSD + 1TB HDD, WiFi 6, Bluetooth 5.1, Lighting Case, Lunar Light, Win 10

▌Upgraded ▌Seal is opened for upgrade ONLY, from Base Model with Specis 16GB DDR4 RAM, 256GB PCIe SSD + 1TB HDD. 1-years warraty on Upgraded RAM/SSD from Seller, and original 1-Year Manufacture warranty on remaining components. 11th Gen Intel Core i7-11700F Processor @ 2.50GHz (8 Cores, 16 Threads, 16M Cache, up to 4.90 GHz).

16GB DDR4 XMP at 3200MHz Memory for full-power multitasking; 1TB SSD M.2 PCIe + 1TB SATA 7200 RPM 3.5" HDD let you boot from the SSD quickly while storing lots of data on the HDD

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 8GB GDDR6.

Intel Wi-Fi 6 AX201 (2x2) 802.11ax Wireless and Bluetooth 5.1; Killer E3100 2.5G Ethernet NIC (Standard).

Windows 10 Home (64-bit). Multi-Media Keyboard and Optical Mouse MS116AW. Lunar Light.