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Alienware Alpha R2 Setup and Specifications

Computer Model: Alienware Alpha R2 Regulatory Model: D07U Regulatory Type: D07U002/ D07U003

Notes, cautions, and warnings NOTE: A NOTE indicates important information that helps you make better use of your computer.

CAUTION: A CAUTION indicates either potential damage to hardware or loss of data and tells you how to avoid the problem.

WARNING: A WARNING indicates a potential for property damage, personal injury, or death.

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2016-04

Rev. A00

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Set up your computer.......................................................................4

Views..................................................................................................7 Front................................................................................................................... 7 Back....................................................................................................................8

Specifications.................................................................................... 9 Dimensions and weight.........................................................................................9 System information.............................................................................................. 9 Memory...............................................................................................................9 Ports and connectors...........................................................................................10 Communications................................................................................................ 10 Video................................................................................................................ 11 Audio................................................................................................................11 Storage..............................................................................................................11 Power adapter.................................................................................................... 11 Computer environment....................................................................................... 12

Getting help and contacting Alienware........................................ 13 Self-help resources............................................................................................. 13 Contacting Alienware......................................................................................... 13

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Set up your computer 1 Connect the keyboard and mouse.

2 Connect the network cable - optional.

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3 Connect the display.

4 Connect the power adapter.

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5 Press the power button.

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Views Front

1 USB 2.0 port (beneath USB port cover) Connect a Bluetooth/wireless dongle for wireless keyboard, mouse, and so on. Provides data transfer speeds up to 480 Mbps.

2 USB 3.0 ports (2) Connect peripherals such as storage devices, printers, and so on. Provide data transfer speeds up to 5Gbps.

3 Service tag location The service tag is a unique alphanumeric identifier that allows Dell service technicians to identify the hardware components in your computer and access warranty information.

4 Power button Press to turn on the computer if it is turned off or in sleep state. Press to shut down the computer if it is turnedon. Press and hold for 4seconds to force shutdown the computer.

NOTE: You can customize the powerbutton behavior in Power Options. For more information, see Me and My Dell at www.dell.com/support.

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Back

1 Power-adapter port Connect a power adapter to provide power to your computer.

2 Graphics Amplifier port Connect the Alienware Graphics Amplifier.

3 HDMI-in port Connect a gaming console, Bluray player, or other HDMIout enabled devices.

4 HDMI-out port Connect a monitor, TV, or other HDMIin enabled devices. Provides video and audio output.

5 Network port Connect an Ethernet (RJ45) cable from a router or a broadband modem for network or internet access.

6 USB 3.0 ports (2) Connect peripherals such as storage devices, printers, and so on. Provide data transfer speeds up to 5Gbps.

7 Optical S/PDIF port Connect an amplifier, speakers, or a TV for digital audio output through optical cables.

8 Hard-drive activity light Turns on when the computer reads from or writes to the hard drive.

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Specifications Dimensions and weight Height 55 mm (2.17 in)

Width 200 mm (7.87 in)

Depth 200 mm (7.87 in)

Weight 1.81 kg (4 lb)

NOTE: The weight of your computer varies depending on the configuration ordered and the manufacturing variability.

System information Computer model Alienware Alpha R2

Processor 6th Generation Intel Dual Core i3 6th Generation Intel Dual Core i5 6th Generation Intel Dual Core i7

Chipset Intel H110 Intel H170

DMI speed 8.0 GT/s (64 bits)

Memory Slots One SODIMM slot

Type DDR4

Speed 2133 MHz

Configurations supported 4 GB, 8 GB, and 16 GB

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Ports and connectors External:

Network One RJ45 port

USB Four USB 3.0 ports

Video/Audio One optical S/PDIF port One HDMI-in port One HDMI-out port One Alienware Graphics Amplifier port

NOTE: The Alienware Graphics Amplifier is supported only on computers with NVidia graphics card (discrete), Intel i5, Intel i7, and Windows 10 operating system.

NOTE: Your computer is shipped with the Alienware Graphics Amplifier only if you have ordered for it.

NOTE: The Alienware Graphics Amplifier port is not supported by computers shipped with the AMD video card.

Internal:

M.2 Card One M.2 card slot for WLAN and Bluetooth

Communications Ethernet 10/100/1000 Mbps Realtek RTL8111 Ethernet

controller integrated on system board

Wireless Wi-Fi 802.11a/g/n Wi-Fi 802.11a/g/n/ac Bluetooth

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Video Controller Memory

NVIDIA GeForce GTX960 GPU 4GB

AMD Radeon R9 M470X 2 GB

Audio Controller Intel HD Audio

Realtek ALC3234 for optical S/PDIF output

Storage Interface SATA 6 Gbps

Hard drive One 2.5-inch drive

Solid-state drive One M.2 slot

Power adapter Type 130 W

180 W

Input voltage 100 VAC240 VAC

Input frequency 50 Hz60 Hz

Output current (continuous) 6.70 A 9.23 A

Rated output voltage 19.50 VDC

Temperature range: Operating 0C to 40C (32F to 104F)

Temperature range: Storage 40C to 70C (40F to 158F)

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Computer environment Airborne contaminant level: G2 or lower as defined by ISA-S71.04-1985

Operating Storage

Temperature range 5C to 35C (41F to 95F) 40C to 65C (40F to 149F)

Relative humidity (maximum)

10% to 90% (non- condensing)

0% to 95% (non-condensing)

Vibration (maximum)*

0.26 GRMS 1.37 GRMS

Shock (maximum) 40 G for 2 ms with a change in velocity of 20 in/s (51 cm/s)

105 G for 2 ms with a change in velocity of 52.5 in/s (133 cm/s)

Altitude (maximum) 15.20 m to 3048 m (50 ft to 10,000 ft)

15.20 m to 10,668 m (50 ft to 35,000 ft)

* Measured using a random vibration spectrum that simulates user environment.

Measured using a 2 ms half-sine pulse when the hard drive is in use.

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Getting help and contacting Alienware Self-help resources You can get information and help on Alienware products and services using these online self-help resources:

Information about Alienware products and services

www.alienware.com

Troubleshooting information, user manuals, setup instructions, product specifications, technical help blogs, drivers, software updates, and so on

www.alienware.com/gamingservices

Videos providing step-by-step instructions to service your computer

www.youtube.com/alie

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