Can I fit two ATI 4850 x2 in the Dell's Alienware Area 51 desktop? Tags: Chipsets Desktops Alienware Dell Motherboards ATI Last response: August 12, 2010 3:13 PM in Motherboards Share gijoe10011 August 12, 2010 2:56:04 PM Can I fit two ATI 4850 x2 on Dell's Alienware Area 51 desktop? I am almost certain is has two PCI express x16 slots. I want to use machine for trading/gaming on 8x - 24" LCDs. I can find anywhere the exact dimensions of the 4850 x2 cards, but i heard its super sized. Here are the specs for AArea51 desktop: Motherboard and Chassis Form Factor - ATX Motherboard, Full-Tower Chassis Power Supply - Alienware 1000 Watt Multi-GPU Approved Power Supply Motherboard - Alienware Approved Intel X58 ATX Motherboard Chipset - Intel X58 Express Chipset w/ Unlocked BIOS for Overclocking System Dimensions: * 557.6 mm (22") - Height * 595.5 mm (23.4") – Height - Vent Open * 656.3 mm (25.8") – Depth * 277.1 mm (10.9") – Width * 15.4mm (0.6") - Deployed Rear Foot Height Adder * Average Weight - 38 kgs (84 lbs.) Any info greatly appreciated. More about : fit ati 4850 dell alienware area desktop gijoe10011 August 12, 2010 3:13:39 PM Found an old topic regarding the cards size. People measured the length at 11.5" inches. The thickness might be a factor as well. Also, here is a picture on Dells site, the PCI slots are blocked off. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Dell/Alienware Area 51 Forum Dell Inspiron 8600 vs new Alienware Area 51 m Forum New Alienware area51 . To buy or not to buy Forum Reader Review: Alienware 's Area-51 m5550i Notebook Forum topic Forum Alienware-51 -ALX VS HP 180-T Forum Alienware M17x GPU replacement unavailable Forum Upgrading ALienware 's cpu Help Forum [Pricecheck] Alienware Area 51 mlx 2010 Forum Alienware area 51 m17x video cards unreplaceable Forum Alienware Area 51 m Forum Alienware x58 or build my own? Seems like a close call! Forum Alienware vs. home build question Forum What advantages would I see from building instead of Buying Alienware Forum Which Alienware is Better ? Forum Help me choose specs on Alienware desktop please Forum Intel i5 3550p & AS Rock Z77 PRO 3 Forum Dell bios password Forum Dell Studio 15 1555 Forum 870A Fuzion ATI and nVidia in the same mobo Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !