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Alienware’s Small Gaming Desktop is Getting a Big Boost

Alienware generally makes giant honking gaming computers. There are two exceptions: The tiny Alpha, and the console-sized X51 desktop. And today, the X51 is getting some pretty huge additions—including custom liquid cooling, PCIe solid state storage, and external graphics. Read More >>

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Valve Is Apparently Working On a Steam-Powered Console

Valve’s Steam has been at the forefront of digital distribution for a while now, ever since it kicked off as an initially pretty annoying way to prevent piracy for the developer’s Half-Life series. Now it seems Valve’s eyeing up Steam’s logical evolution – a fully-fledged gaming console for your living room -- the “Steam Box.” Read More >>

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The Alienware X51 Attempts to Prove That Good Things Can Come in Small Packages

Alienware, the premium gaming brand Dell bought six years back, is taking a different path with its latest gaming PC offering. It’s gone smaller, but unlike Razer we’re not talking about a laptop or tablet here -- we’re talking a small form factor (SFF) PC with the goods to best its gargantuan rivals packed into something barely bigger than an Xbox 360. Read More >>