Rebuild and update Alienware 51 computer Tags: Power Supplies Rebuild Computers Build Alienware Components Last response: March 2, 2013 5:03 PM in Components Share geraldjones123 March 2, 2013 4:47:24 PM how difficulte is it going to be to start new computer build with Alienware area 51 case to a mid=renge computer with todays spects. More about : rebuild update alienware computer tigerg March 2, 2013 4:56:28 PM It depends on if Alienware uses custom boards or uses ATX spec boards. If you can't put an ATX board in it, then you are going to have lots of trouble. Additionally, any airflow shrouds and things like that which are custom to Dell's build probably can't be reused. Start with the motherboard and see if you can find out if it is ATX compatible. Kamen_BG a b ) Power supply March 2, 2013 5:03:12 PM http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dp-m7y1R_F4 If it's this case, then you're in luck It's awesome. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumAlienware x 51 modifying questions ForumBSOD When Updating Alienware x 51 Drivers ForumAlienware 51 Computer wont turn off unless I unplug it ForumSuggestions to update an old Alienware Area- 51 ALX ForumAlienware X 51 Upgrades ForumReader Review: Alienware 's Area- 51 m5550i Notebook ForumPrice Check: Alienware Area 51 Desktop ForumDell/ Alienware Area 51 ForumAlienware 51 Computer wont turn off unless I unplug it ForumAlienware area 51 m17x video cards unreplaceable ForumAlienware X 51 or Alienware Aurora ??? ForumIs the Alienware X 51 , the 16GB Ram ($1,499) Model Good? ForumAlienware x 51 red screen problem Forum$1000 old alienware gaming rebuild ForumAlienware x 51 ForumProblems with Alienware x 51 ForumPSU Help More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !