Alienware Steam Machine Price in Hong Kong & Specs

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Alienware Steam Machine Specs

Release Date in Hong Kong
ModelSteam Machine
DateAug 2016
Processor
Processor frequency2.2 GHz
Processor family4th gen Intel® Core™ i7
Processor modeli7-4785T
Processor cores4
Number of processors installed1
Processor boost frequency3.2 GHz
Processor socketLGA 1150 (Socket H3)
Processor cache8 MB
Processor cache typeSmart Cache
Processor threads8
System bus rate5 GT/s
Bus typeDMI
Processor lithography22 nm
Processor operating modes64-bit
Processor seriesIntel Core i7-4700 Desktop series
Processor codenameHaswell
Thermal Design Power (TDP)35 W
Tcase66.35 °C
PCI Express slots version3.0
Maximum number of PCI Express lanes16
PCI Express configurations1x16,2x8,1x8+2x4
SteppingC0
Maximum internal memory supported by processor32 GB
Memory types supported by processorDDR3-SDRAM
Memory clock speeds supported by processor1333,1600 MHz
Memory bandwidth supported by processor (max)25.6 GB/s
Memory channels supported by processorDual
ECC supported by processorNo
Memory
Internal memory4 GB
Internal memory typeDDR3L-SDRAM
Maximum internal memory16 GB
Memory slots2x SO-DIMM
Memory clock speed1600 MHz
Optical drive
Optical drive typeNo
Ports & interfaces
USB 2.0 ports quantity2
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity2
DVI portNo
HDMI ports quantity2
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports1
Microphone inNo
HDMI version1.4a
S/PDIF out portYes
DC-in jackYes
Weight & dimensions
Width200 mm
Depth200 mm
Height55 mm
Weight1.81 kg
Power
Power supply130 W
Power supply input voltage100 - 240
Power supply input frequency50 - 60
Networking
Ethernet LANYes
Wi-FiYes
Ethernet LAN data rates10,100,1000 Mbit/s
Cabling technology10/100/1000Base-T(X)
Top Wi-Fi standardIEEE 802.11ac
Wi-Fi standardsIEEE 802.11ac
BluetoothYes
Bluetooth version4.0
Storage
Total storage capacity500 GB
Card reader integratedNo
Storage mediaHDD
Number of storage drives installed1
Number of hard drives installed1
Hard drive capacity500 GB
Hard drive interfaceSerial ATA III
Hard drive speed7200 RPM
Hard drive size2.5"
Software
Operating system installedSteam OS
Packaging content
Display includedNo
Cables includedAC
ManualYes
AC adapter includedYes
Design
Colour of productBlack
Placement supportedHorizontal
Water cooling systemNo
Cable lock slotNo
Graphics
On-board graphics adapterYes
Discrete graphics adapter modelNVIDIA GeForce GTX 860M
On-board graphics adapter modelIntel® HD Graphics 4600
Discrete graphics memory typeGDDR5
Discrete graphics adapter memory2 GB
Number of discrete graphics adapters1
On-board graphics adapter familyIntel® HD Graphics
On-board graphics adapter base frequency350 MHz
On-board graphics adapter dynamic frequency (max)1200 MHz
Maximum on-board graphics adapter memory1.7 GB
Number of displays supported (on-board graphics)3
On-board graphics adapter DirectX version11.1
On-board graphics adapter ID0x412
Performance
Product typeMini PC
Motherboard chipsetIntel® H81
Password protectionYes

Reviews of Alienware Steam Machine

hothardware.com
Reviewed on 2015-12-30
Great introduction to PC gaming, System is fast and responsive, Vast indie game library, Intuitive and clean UI, SteamOS open platform great for modding
Limited AAA title library, Limited functionality, Finicky controller has a steep learning curve
Dell's Alienware Steam Machine is under the microscope today. In partnership with several leading PC makers, Valve has finally taken their often-talked about Steam Machine with custom SteamOS to market, promising the depth and precision of PC gaming drive...
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tomsguide.com
Reviewed on 2015-12-23
Attractive interfac, Lots of great game, Good performanc, Hualicho Dec 2, 201, 4:24 P, Free web gaming (no xboxlive silver-gold/ psp bullxxx), Not on the list of pros, 0
Expensiv, Peripheral limitation, Not as robust as either a console or a gaming PC
At long last, Steam Machines have arrived, and gamers everywhere can get a full PC experience right from their living rooms — at least in theory. The Alienware Steam Machine ($450 - $750) is one of the most visible models of the new PC/console hybrids, an...
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geardiary.com
Reviewed on 2015-11-22
Tiny form factor, Easy to set up, Easy entry into PC gaming, Great performance for the price, Brings a gaming console experience to PC gaming, Tons of games available, Steam Controller is a revelation in PC gaming
SteamOS has some growing up to do; Many triple-A games are not available on SteamOS
The Alienware Steam Machine is unlike any computer I've ever used before. It's built small enough to fit seamlessly with your living room entertainment center while also providing an excellent gaming experience. While the game library leaves something to...
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thinkcomputers.org
Reviewed on 2015-11-17
Small and compact, Quiet operation, Powerful enough to play all recent games, Included content bundle, Ability to stream games from your PC if they are not compatible with SteamOS, HDMI-in port, Community of Steam Controller configurations
Not as many titles as Windows (SteamOS issue), Is Linux based so it's harder to find compatible software for streaming and other tasks (SteamOS issue), Steam Controller runs on batteries and is not rechargeable
The term Steam Machine is something we've been hearing for a while now, but the actual real Steam Machines are only coming out now. A Steam Machine is meant to bridge the gap between a console gamer and traditional PC gamer. It brings the Steam experience...
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neowin.net
Reviewed on 2015-11-16
There's no question that computing has slowly been moving away from the traditional desktop model and towards a mobile, always-on, always-available reality. Gaming has also been shifting away from the desktop and moving into the living room, with Microsof...
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cnet.com
Reviewed on 2015-11-10
The Alienware Steam Machine brings Valve's Steam OS concept to life at an affordable price. It has a larger launch library than any living room console and it includes the unique new Steam Controller
Steam OS is locked out of a vast majority of the Steam game library, including nearly every hot new PC game. The controller has a deep learning curve, and will never be the best choice for some games. The more capable Windows version of this hardware cost...
While we've been playing with Alienware's Steam Machine hardware with Valve's Steam OS operating system and Steam Controller for some time now, the final product has only just been deemed ready for sale to the public, after numerous updates to the system...
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engadget.com
Reviewed on 2015-11-10
An authentic-feeling PC games "console" that just works, Powerful enough to run almost everything on the Steam marketplace, Steam Controller enables "PC-only" experiences from the couch
SteamOS' Linux Library doesn't have everything you want to play, Some games suffer from an odd, occasional stutter, The console store is harder to navigate than the web version, Can't turn the console on with just the controller
I laughed when the rumors started back in 2012: "Valve is building a PC-based game console for living rooms." Sure it is, I thought. Imagine my shock when "Steam Machines" turned out to be real. The project promised a bizarre, revolutionary controller, a...
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geardiary.com
Reviewed on 2015-11-06
Since this is a First Impressions post, I won't go into too much detail about the system, as I'll leave that for my full review. But I'd like to give you an overall sense of Alienware's Steam Machine after I've had a few hours of playtime.Check out my Unb...
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neowin.net
Reviewed on 2015-11-02
The Alienware Steam Machine has been rumored for a long time, with the beta testing invites going out way back in 2013 . However, the project has been continuously delayed , and some wondered if the new gaming system was nothing more than vaporware. Even...
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technabob.com
Reviewed on 2015-10-29
One of the hotly anticipated gadgets for the holiday season is the Alienware Steam Machine. This compact device is designed to put a complete PC gaming system in your living room, capable of playing games from Steam's extensive library. I've had the oppor...
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pcmag.com
Reviewed on 2015-10-15
Compact, attractive design. Includes Steam Controller. SteamOS brings PC-gaming innovations to the television. Performance surpasses consoles.
No Windows support. Only compatible with the fraction of Linux games available on Steam
Forget Nintendo vs. Sega or Sony vs. Microsoft. The real video game war has always been the eternal struggle between consoles and gaming PCs. Console acolytes boast of the convenience and ubiquity of their chosen platforms. PC zealots claim that the knowl...
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wired.com
Reviewed on 2014-08-13
The Alienware Alpha will use its own interface built on top of Windows 8.1 rather than Valve's Linux-based SteamOS. But Steam is still the lifeblood of this system, as the small-footprint box will bring PC gaming to your HDTV using Steam's “Big Picture” m...
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gizmodo.com.au
Reviewed on 2015-11-19
Steam is a massive online gaming platform that reaches 100 million players worldwide. Now, Valve, the company behind Steam, along with a litany of hardware makers (in this case Dell/Alienware) wants to go head-to-head with Sony, Nintendo, and Microsoft.Th...
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au.pcmag.com
Reviewed on 2015-11-10
Compact, attractive design, Includes Steam Controller, SteamOS brings PC-gaming innovations to the television, Performance surpasses consoles
No Windows support, Only compatible with the fraction of Linux games available on Steam, Pricey considering the specs
Gaming fandom wars of the past are child's play compared with the real eternal struggle between consoles and gaming PCs. Console acolytes boast of the convenience and ubiquity of their chosen platforms. PC zealots claim that the knowledge needed to squeez...
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cnet.com.au
Reviewed on 2015-11-10
The Alienware Steam Machine brings Valve's Steam OS concept to life at an affordable price. It has a larger launch library than any living room console and it includes the unique new Steam Controller
Steam OS is locked out of a vast majority of the Steam game library, including nearly every hot new PC game. The controller has a deep learning curve, and will never be the best choice for some games. The more capable Windows version of this hardware cost...
While we've been playing with Alienware's Steam Machine hardware with Valve's Steam OS operating system and Steam Controller for some time now, the final product has only just been deemed ready for sale to the public, after numerous updates to the system...
Read more >