Dell’s refreshed Alienware m15 gaming laptop now comes with the latest silicon options from Intel, AMD, and Nvidia. The Alienware m15 R3– as well as the larger, 17-inch m17 R3 model — tops out with Intel’s eight-core 10th-gen processors and Nvidia’s GeForce RTX graphics or AMD Radeon graphics, making them ideal for enthusiast gamers who need performance on the go.
The Alienware m15 R3 and m17 R3 are constructed with a magnesium alloy shell that’s available in the same Lunar Light and Dark Side of the Moon hues that debuted on the company’s Legend design. These
Both the m15 R3 and m17 R3
To help keep things cool under the lid, Alienware uses its custom Cryo-Tech cooling solution, comprising of copper heat pipes, vapor chambers, and fan systems with 66 blades dedicated to the CPU and GPU. Alienware says its tweaked power consumption to maximize overall efficiency.
To help you stay on top of the action, display options scale from FHD panels all the way to a
If you need your gaming laptop to double as a content-creation machine, choosing the Alienware m15 R3 configuration with a
For an immersive gaming experience, Dell claims its new two-way stereo speaker design delivers 2.5 times the bass and twice the treble over the prior generation. The speaker design is also said to deliver 30% louder audio. Given its gaming roots, both
Dell has also made some adjustments to the keyboard this time around as well. The standard keyboard accommodates 1.4mm key travel, while an upgraded option has even deeper 1.7mm key travel for more tactile keypresses. Even though Dell did not provide specifics on battery life, you can choose between 56 watt-hour and 86 watt-hour batteries on the both m17 and m17 R3 models.
The Alienware Area-51m R2 has also been updated. Like its predecessor, the second generation of this bulky laptop with desktop-class performance packs in a desktop Intel processor — up to a 10-core Intel 10th Gen Core i9-10900K — alongside Nvidia’s GeForce RTX 2080 Super graphics. Unlike the more mainstream m15 and m17 notebooks, the Area-51m goes full throttle with Nvidia’s RTX cards, and you won’t find any Max-Q design here for amped-up performance. The Alienware Area-51m R2 launches on June 9 with pricing starting at $3,050.
Lastly, Dell also updated its G3 and G5
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