Is the Alienware Alpha good?

It’s the best small-form-factor gaming PC we’ve seen for some time, so it’s worth seriously considering if you want a gaming PC for the living room. Its GPU matches consoles for power and offers more gaming grunt than we’ve ever seen in a desktop that costs £449 – just the right amount of power for living-room gaming.

Can the Alienware Alpha Run Steam?

One of Alienware’s major selling points for the Alpha is playing Early Access games in a console setting, as these games aren’t available on the PlayStation or Xbox. As long as the game is in your Steam library, you can play it — regardless of its development phase.

Can you get Steam on Alienware?

You can play thousands of native SteamOS titles directly on the Alienware Steam Machine, or stream any Steam game or content over your local network — including your favorite AAA, co-op and indie games, all without the online-play subscription fees and down-resolutioned textures.

Is Alienware worth the money?

Alienware laptops are on the pricier side, but they’re worth the investment if you’re able to spend it over time. The main pros are that they have an incredible build quality and their customer service is excellent. Alienware has a high-end reputation for being one of the best gaming laptop brands out there.

What games can Alienware Alpha play?

Battlefield 4, for example, runs at 1600 x 900 on the PlayStation 4 at 60 FPS (720p on Xbox One); the Alpha can play the game at 1920 x 1080 at 60 FPS on mostly High settings, which is a big one-up….Gaming Performance.

Game Settings Avg. Frame Rate (FPS)
Borderlands 2 Max Settings, Low PhysX 60
BioShock Infinite Ultra Settings, No DDoF 54

How do I get games for my Alienware?

  1. Log In to your Steam Machine.
  2. Click Library.
  3. Click on the game you want to install.
  4. Click Install.

How much does Alienware Alpha cost?

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