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Alienware Alpha Review

Combining the UI of a gaming console with the power of a PC, the Alienware Alpha is a force to be reckoned with.

Software and Warranty

As a gaming rig, the Alpha employs a light touch when it comes to software. Alienware staples such as the diagnostics-checking Alien Autopsy and Respawn is there for creating backups of important game files.

The Alpha only has three third-party apps installed: Flipboard, Steam and Battle.net, a hub that routes games to game developer Blizzard's most popular games including World of Warcraft and Starcraft II.

The Alienware Alpha comes with a one-year limited hardware warranty.