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Alienware: Aurora Ryzen Edition R10 receives Ryzen 5000 in March

Alienware: Aurora Ryzen Edition R10 receives Ryzen 5000 in March

In a revised version, Alienware's gaming desktop PC Aurora R10 in the Ryzen Edition will go on sale on January 26th. For the time being, only new graphics cards from AMD and Nvidia will be found in the subtly modified case, before new processors will follow in March with the Ryzen 7 5800X and Ryzen 9 5900X.

Aurora R10 in the Ryzen Edition is ahead of the R11 turn

The Alienware R10 series with AMD Ryzen 3000 (test) had Alienware as a counterpart to the Aurora R11 with Intel last February Platform was launched for the first time and has since offered a maximum of one AMD Ryzen 9 3950X (test) with 16 cores and 32 threads in the top configuration.

Alienware Aurora Ryzen Edition R10 (Image: Alienware)

For the product year 2021, the manufacturer In the case of the PC systems , the Ryzen Edition was first targeted before the Aurora R11 with Intel CPU and this will be available from January 26th despite minor changes to the case and together with new graphics cards without any adjustments Offer nomenclature. So far, there is no information about what the manufacturer has actually changed on the chassis. Based on the notebooks m15 and m17, the Aurora Ryzen Edition R10 should also be available in the colors 'Lunar Light' and 'Dark Side of the Moon'.

Radeon RX 6800XT and GeForce RTX 3000are arriving

The biggest innovation is the Aurora Ryzen Edition R10 from now on with either an AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT (test) or an Nvidia graphics card from the GeForce RTX -3000 series (test) offered. There are also improvements in the RAM configuration. In the future, a maximum of 128 GB DDR4 RAM from the HyperX Fury series will be possible ex works in the top models, twice as much as in the previous generation.

According to the manufacturer, the cooling should also be changed, adapted from the new notebooks of the m15/m17 series. Alienware speaks of 'innovative airflow design with vapor chamber technology'. What exactly is hidden behind the marketing spokesman currently remains unanswered.

AMD Ryzen 5000 will inherit Ryzen 3000 in March

The refreshed Aurora Ryzen Edition R10 will be available from Alienware on January 26, 2021. The manufacturer does not want to disclose prices until the start of sales. The configurations with AMD Ryzen 5000 (test) , more precisely the Ryzen 7 5800X and Ryzen 9 5900X with eight and twelve Zen 3 cores respectively, will follow in March. Alienware will not quote prices for these until they become available.