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Posted: April 5, 2000
Written by: David "Spunk" Grampa
Estimated retail price: $2,399.99 + S&H
With the continuing PC evolution, custom computer manufacturers pop-up daily. Each struggling to find their niche in the computer market. From dirt-cheap computing to the most powerful PC experience, there is destined to be a company just for you! However, finding that manufacturer serves to be quite a weekend 'project'... Most of the viewers of this site fit into one of the following categories: hardcore tweaker, hardcore gamer, or performance feign. With that in mind, we reviewed a system that we feel is right for all of us- the Alienware Area 51: Aurora. Alienware custom configs, tweaks, customizes, and tests every system that leaves their headquarters. Resulting in reliable, unreasonably fast machines at unreasonably fair prices.
After taking a look at the specifications on this bad-ass, you'll realize and respect the power. And also, that the Aurora truly is a gamer's system: