Virtual Design For Virtually Any SpaceEasily bring high performance PC gaming into any room in your house. Whether you re connected to a monitor or an HDTV, the versatile Alienware X51 lets you...
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This computer supports a 32-bit|64-bit processor operating mode, which is typical of many comparable spec PCs that have been available for around the same time as 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 medium processor core computers that have been around for a similar time to the X51. This personal computer is a eight USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port computer compared to most of the computers of a similar spec and age to the X51 which only have between one and seven USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports.
11 On-Board Graphics Adapter DirectX Version
This computer supports a 11.1 on-board graphics adapter DirectX version, which is the most frequently supported on-board graphics adapter DirectX version on medium processor core computers that are a similar age to it.
Fairly Big Hard Drive Capacity
The smallest hard drive capacity of medium processor core computers that have been on the market for a comparable time to the X51 is 320GB and the biggest is 2TB. With a hard drive capacity of 2,000 gigabytes, the Alienware X51 has a fairly big hard drive capacity compared to most of the other PCs of a comparable spec and age to the X51.
Fairly Fast Processor Clock Speed
Personal computers of a similar age and type to the X51 have processor clock speeds of between 1GHz and 4.1GHz, and the average processor clock speed is 3.1GHz. At 3.6 gigahertz, the Alienware X51 has a fairly fast processor clock speed compared to most of the other computers of this age and type.
Fairly Big Total Storage Capacity
The average total storage capacity of desktop computers of this age and type is 720GB, and the total storage capacity range from 32GB to 2.3TB. With a total storage capacity of 2,000 gigabytes, the Alienware X51 has a quite big total storage capacity compared to most of the other medium processor core computers that were launched around the same time as the X51.
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Alienware Personal Computers Have Good Reviews
Alienware is one of the superior PC brands according to average reviews from experts and users, and Alienware also has good reviews for its medium processor core computers.
Fairly Fast Maximum Turbo Frequency
With a maximum turbo frequency of 4 gigahertz, the Alienware X51 has a fairly fast maximum turbo frequency compared to most of the other personal computers of this type and age. The slowest maximum turbo frequency of similar spec personal computers that were released around the same time as the X51 is 1.3GHz, the fastest is 4.4GHz, and the average maximum turbo frequency is 3.6GHz.
3 PCI Express Slots Version
This personal computer supports a 3 PCI Express slots version, which is the most frequently supported PCI Express slots version on PCs of this spec and age.
Has One Cable Included
The number of included cables found on the Alienware X51 is more than most desktop computers of this age and spec. This computer has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on desktop computers of this age and spec.
L3 Processor Cache Level
This personal computer has a L3 processor cache level, which is the most frequently found processor cache level on medium processor core computers that were released around the same time as it.
Eight USB 3.0 Ports
The Alienware X51 has more USB 3.0 ports than most of the computers of this age and type. Most of the personal computers of this spec and age only have between one and seven USB 3.0 ports, however this Alienware computer has eight USB 3.0 ports.
Eight Processor Threads
Most of the other PCs of a similar spec and age to the X51 only have between four and seven processor threads, however the Alienware X51 has eight processor threads.
7.1 Audio Output Channel
The Alienware X51 has a 7.1 audio output channel which is better than the 5.1 audio output channel found on most PCs that have been around for a comparable time to it.
A 7.1 audio output channel is in fact the best audio output across all medium processor core computers that were released around the same time as the X51.
A 5.1 audio output channel is the worst audio output across similar types of desktop computer.
DVD Super Multi Optical Drive Type
The optical drive type of this desktop computer is DVD Super Multi DL, which is typical of many personal computers of this age and spec.
GDDR Discrete Graphics Memory Type
This PC supports a GDDR5 discrete graphics memory type, which is typical of many computers of a comparable age and spec to it.
At only 5.5 kilograms, the Alienware X51 is fairly light compared to most of the other desktop computers of a similar spec and age to the X51. The weights of medium processor core computers that were released more than two years ago range from 250g to 24kg.
The widths of desktop computers of a comparable spec and age to the X51 range from 36mm to 2,200mm, and the average width is 200mm. With a width of only 95 millimeters, the Alienware X51 is one of the narrower medium processor core computers that were released around the same time as the X51 amongst similar spec computers of this age.
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Only HDD Storage Medium
The storage speed of this computer is HDD, which is the most frequently found storage medium on desktop computers of a comparable age and spec to it. 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. Most of the other medium processor core computers that have been available for a similar time to the X51 have between two and nine USB 2.0 ports.
Only Has One Memory Slot
The Alienware X51 has a greater number of memory slots than most desktop computers that have been available for more than two years. The most frequently found memory slot is 4x DIMM, but this memory slot is not found on this computer. The memory slots 2x DIMM are also found on this desktop computer.
Very Small Maximum On-Board Graphics Adapter Memory
The Alienware X51 has one of the smaller maximum on-board graphics adapter memories (only 1.024 gigabytes) amongst comparable spec desktop computers of this age. The average maximum on-board graphics adapter memory of medium processor core computers that came out around the same time as the X51 is 1.5GB, and the maximum on-board graphics adapter memories range from 1GB to 1.8GB.
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Released Over Two Years Ago
It was over two years ago when this computer was released.
Average Internal Memory
With an internal memory of 8 gigabytes, the Alienware X51 has a pretty average internal memory compared to most of the other medium processor core computers that were launched more than two years ago.
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 2
Maximum Internal Memory
Internal Memory Type
Total Storage Capacity
Hard Drive Capacity
Hard Drive Speed
Hard Drive Interface
Serial ATA, Serial ATA II, Serial ATA III
Storage Drive Installed
Integrated Card Reader
Optical Drive Type
DVD Super Multi, DVD Super Multi DL
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
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Ti
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 Language
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
Compatible Processor Series
Core i3, Core i5, Core i7
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 Stable Image Platform Program (SIPP)
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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