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Alienware Has Zero High Hopes for Their Steam Machine
Filed under: STEAM MACHINE, ALIENWARE

Valve has said that Alienware's Steam Machine will "make the most Steam users happy," but Alienware isn't counting on their device to rake in the cash like their other products.

“It’s going to be very challenging,” Alienware general manager Frank Azor told the Wall Street Journal. "This will absolutely be the least profitable system we ever sell."

It's partly because Alienware has said that they will keep the pricing competitive with consoles, restricting the price around $400. In addition, the Steam Machine counts on persuading PC gamers to game from their couches, and Alienware isn't completely confident this will happen.

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260077 May 19 2014, 11:34 am EDT
lol, like their X51 isnt like a steam box, and their forced not to charge up the yin yang
irish_wolfhound May 19 2014, 05:50 pm EDT
If you like problems.....buy an Alienware/Dell rig.
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