Alienware X51

83
Global
Score
83

There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws.

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Despite being one of the smallest gaming PCs on the market, the console-sized Alienware X51 packs enough power to handle most games — though not always at the top graphics settings. The PC's interior is also designed for easy (though not unlimited) upgrades, something that may appeal to users who aren't quite ready to build their own gaming rig, but who still want to be able to add a larger hard drive, more powerful graphics card, or make other changes over time.

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Breakdown

Expandability
7.6
Size and weight
8.7
Design and form factor
7.7
Power consumption
8.0
Speed and features
8.3
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Specs

X51

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows
Processor speed
3 GHz
Video outputs
HDMI
System RAM
4 GB
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Specs

X51

Type
Gaming
Bundled OS
Windows
Processor speed
3 GHz
Video outputs
HDMI
System RAM
4 GB
View Full Specs
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