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This desktop computer supports a 64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many similar spec PCs that are a comparable age to it.
Eight USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The Alienware X51 has more USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports than most of the computers that have been available for a similar time to the X51. This Alienware PC is a eight USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port desktop computer compared to most of the computers of this type and age which only have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
Quite Big Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
The Alienware X51 has a quite big maximum on-board graphics adapter memory (1.74 gigabytes) compared to most of the other similar spec desktop computers that have been around for around the same time as the X51. Medium processor core computers that are a comparable age to the X51 have maximum on-board graphics adapter memories of between 1GB and 1.8GB.
11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This desktop computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is typical of many PCs that have been available for a comparable time to it.
Very Big Hard Drive Capacity
Across all the PCs of this type and age the hard drive capacity range from 320GB to 2TB, and the average hard drive capacity is 800GB. At 2,000 gigabytes, the Alienware X51 has a fairly big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other comparable spec desktop computers that were released more than two years ago.
Very Big Total Storage Capacity
When compared to other medium processor core computers that were released around the same time as the X51, the Alienware X51's total storage capacity of 2,000 gigabytes is one of the biggest. The average total storage capacity of medium processor core computers that have been around for around the same time as the X51 is 720GB, and the total storage capacity range from 32GB to 2.3TB.
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Alienware has good average reviews for its medium processor core computers as well as across its entire computer range.
Eight USB 3.0 Ports
The Alienware X51 has more USB 3.0 ports than most of the PCs that have been around for more than two years. Most of the similar spec desktop computers that were released more than two years ago only have between one and seven USB 3.0 ports, however this desktop computer has eight USB 3.0 ports.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is typical of many desktop computers of a comparable type and age to it.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This personal computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is typical of many medium processor core computers that have been on the market for a similar time to it.
Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency
With a maximum turbo frequency of 3.9 gigahertz, the Alienware X51 has one of the faster maximum turbo frequencies amongst medium processor core computers of this age. The average maximum turbo frequency of personal computers of this spec and age is 3.6GHz.
Fairly Big L3 Cache
The L3 caches of medium processor core computers that came out around the same time as the X51 range from 2MB to 10MB. At 8 megabytes, the Alienware X51 has a quite big L3 cache compared to most of the other desktop computers of this type and age.
7.1 Audio Output Channel
The Alienware X51 has a better audio output than most desktop computers of this age and type. This personal computer has a 7.1 audio output channel, whereas most computers that have been around for around the same time as it have a 5.1 audio output channel.
This personal computer's audio output (7.1) is actually the best audio output amongst all medium processor core computers that were released more than two years ago.
A 5.1 audio output channel is the worst audio output amongst similar types of personal computer.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This computer supports a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many personal computers of this spec and age.
At only 5.5 kilograms, the Alienware X51 is fairly light compared to most of the other personal computers of this age and spec. The average weight of computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the X51 is 8kg, and the weights range from 250g to 24kg.
With a width of only 95 millimeters, the Alienware X51 is fairly narrow compared to most of the other computers that are a similar age to the X51. The widths of similar spec PCs that were released more than two years ago range from 36mm to 2,200mm, and the average width is 200mm.
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Only HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is typical of many desktop computers that have been available for more than two years. A Hard Disk Drive (HDD) is the traditional storage method for computers. A HDD stores the information on magnetic disks. HDD drives are cheap, but they are slower than Flash and SSD bases storage systems.
Only Two USB 2.0 Ports
The Alienware X51 is a two USB 2.0 port personal computer.
Only Has One Memory Slot
The Alienware X51 has a greater number of memory slots than most medium processor core computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. The most commonly found memory slot is 4x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this Alienware computer. The memory slots 2x DIMM are also found on this Alienware personal computer.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when Alienware released the X51.
Average Processor Clock Speed
The Alienware X51 has a pretty average processor clock speed (3.4 gigahertz) compared to most of the other medium processor core computers that are a comparable age to the X51.
Average Internal Memory
At 8 gigabytes, the Alienware X51 has a relatively typical internal memory compared to most of the other desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to the X51.
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Intel Core i7, Intel Core i7-4xxx
Processor Clock Speed
PCI Express Slots Version
System Bus Data Transfer Rate
Processor Cache Level
Socket H3 (LGA 1150), LGA1150
Maximum Turbo Frequency
Memory Channel Supported Processor
Max Memory Bandwidth Supported Processor
Memory Clock Speed Supported by Processor
Memory Type Supported Processor
Max Internal Memory Supported Processor
Conflict Free Processor
PCI Express Lane (maximum)
Processor Operating Mode
PCI Express Configuration
1x16, 1x1, 2x8, 1x8, 1x8+2x4, 2x4
Thermal Design Power (TDP)
Processor Cache Type
Smart Cache, L3
Memory Clock Speed
2 x 4
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Storage Drive Installed
Integrated Card Reader
Optical Drive Type
On-Board Graphics Adapter Model
Intel HD Graphics, Intel HD Graphics 4600
Discrete Graphics Adapter
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
Discrete Graphics Memory Type
Discrete Graphics Adapter Model
AMD Radeon R9 270X, AMD Radeon R9 270
Discrete Graphics Adapter Memory
On-Board Graphics Adapter ID
On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
On-Board Graphics Adapter Dynamic Frequency
On-Board Graphics Adapter Base Frequency
Displayssupported by On-Board Grap
Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
Windows 8, Windows 8.1
Operating System Architecture
Ethernet LAN Data Rate
10, 10, 100, 10, 100, 1000
Ethernet LAN Connection
Ports & Interfaces
S/PDIF Out Port
Headphone Out Port
Microphone in Port
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Port
USB 3.0 Port
USB 2.0 Port
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Port
Horizontal, Vertical, Horizontal/Vertical
Water Cooling System
Audio Output Channel
Motherboard Form Factor
Processor Special Features
Intel Anti-Theft Technology
Intell Identity Protection Technology
Intel My WiFi Technology
Intel Quick Sync Videotechnology
Intel Hyper-Threading Technology
Intel Smart Connect Technology
Intel Turbo Boost Technology
Intel Smart Response Technology
Intel VPro Technology
Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) Technology
Enhanced Intel SpeedStep Technology
Intel Rapid Start Technology
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA)
Intel Secure Key
Intel AES New Instructions
Intel FDI Technology
Intel Clear Video HD Technology
Thermal Monitoring Technology
Execute Disable Bit
Intel InTru 3D Technology
Intel Trusted Execution Technology
Intel VT-X With Extended Page Tables (EPT)
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X)
AVX, AVX 2.0, SSE, SSE4.1, SSE, SSE4.2
Intel Enhanced Halt State
Intel Small Business Advantage (SBA) Version
Intel Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O
Thermal Solution Specification
Processor Package Size
CPU Configuration (max)
Intel Identity Protection Technology Version
Intel Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP) Version
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