The Alienware Aurora R13 is a desktop-class gaming PC that explores the limits of visual aesthetics with its 360 sleek clear plastic panel surrounding the ringed LED that opens up to show a view of the computer’s interior and a screen panel to add a futuristic feel. The desktop tower measures 20 x 8 x 23 inches (H x W x D) with a detachable magnetic curved back panel and weighs about 27 to 34 pounds depending on your configuration,
The Alienware Aurora R13 has uniquely significant software upgrades and controls that make it a top choice for dedicated gaming and multimedia operations. The gaming experience is elevated to the next level through these innovative personalization and control add-ons, including features like the Alienware Command Center, intuitive overclocking, auto-tuned game profiles, innovative thermal control, and the Enhanced AlienFX.
Finishing the PC’s sleeky physical build is a comprehensive array of connection ports arranged between the front and back panels. In addition, there are three USB 3.2 ports at the front of the tower – a second-generation USB 3.2 Type-C with PowerShare support, two first-generation USB 3.2 ports- and a headphone/line out.
Most of the desktop’s connection slots are located at its rear, including Surround output outlets – rear and side with support for SPDIF, four USB 2.0 ports, two USB 3.2 ports, two USB Type-C ports, an Ethernet jack, and audio lines.
It also comes with an Alienware desktop multimedia keyboard, a Dell optical mouse MS116AW, and a Gold-certified energy-efficient Power Cord for power supply.
Connect wirelessly to the internet and other wireless devices during gaming and streaming sessions with Alienware Aurora R13’s Killer AX 1575 Wi-Fi 6 adapter that boasts sub-light transfer speeds over LAN and wider connections and the latest Bluetooth v5.2 adapter.
Alienware Aurora R13 Processor and Memory
The dedicated gaming desktop Aurora R13 is a solid overperformer in the aspect of processing power. It comes with Intel’s latest brand new 12th generation with multiple configurations of Core i9-22900k (up to 5.2GHz, Turbo boost) and Core i7-22799K (up to 5 GHz, Turbo boost) Alder Lake full mobile processors powered by 16 cores, 24 threads, and 12 cores, 20 threads respectively. Combined with the processor’s cryo cooling capabilities and optimized chassis, you can expect to enjoy supersonic processing speeds at virtually no delay.
As for the memory, the Aurora desktop tower supports an expansive variety of Dual Channel DDR5 4800MHz RAM slots ranging from 16 GB up to 128 GB. The desktop’s CPU sports robust graphics capabilities with its array of NVIDIA GeForce video cards ranging from RTX 3070 to RTX 3090, depending on the configuration.
Alienware Aurora R13 comes preinstalled with Windows 11 Home with multiple rooms for storage drives. It has 1 TB NVMe M.2 PCIe SSD dedicated to Boot files and another 1 TB 7200RPM SATA 6Gb/s SSD for files and storage as the primary drive. With Hard Disk Drive support as a secondary drive.