Comparison of Alienware 17 R5 (AW17R5-7108SLV) vs Alienware 15 (R4)
Comparison of Alienware 15 (R4) vs Alienware 17 R5 (AW17R5-7108SLV)

Alienware 17 R5 (AW17R5-7108SLV) vs Alienware 15 (R4)

Comparison summary

For displaying graphics Alienware 15 has a faster graphics card.

Alienware 17 R5 has a bigger screen.

15 has more memory.

17 R5 is cheaper.

Compare technical specifications of Alienware 17 R5 (AW17R5-7108SLV)
Compare technical specifications of Alienware 15 (R4)

Alienware 17 R5 (AW17R5-7108SLV)

Alienware 15 (R4)

Compare specifications

Alienware 17 R5 (AW17R5-7108SLV)Alienware 15 (R4)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-8750HIntel Core i7-8750H
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
8gb16gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1060GeForce GTX 1070
Screen size
17.3″15.6in
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
10.3 lbs (4.67 kg)-
Size (length x width x height)
16.7 x 13.1 x 1.2 inches
(42.42 x 33.27 x 3.05 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10 HomeWindows 10
Hard drives
250gb SSD, 1000gb HDD250gb SSD, 1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,999.44
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,799.99$1,999.44
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$1,089.99$1,799.77
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Amazon.com description

Alienware 17 R5 VR Ready 17.3" LCD Gaming Notebook - Intel Core i7 (8th Gen) i7-8750H Hexa-core (6 Core) 2.20 GHz - 8 GB DDR4 SDRAM - 1 TB HDD - 256 GB SSD - Windows 10 Home 64-bit (English) - 19

ENGINEERED TO WREAK HAVOC. CAlienware' s most powerful 17-inch gaming laptop is designed for VR with NVIDIA GeForce® GTX 10-Series graphics and Tobii Aware software, taking you deeper into the game. OPERATING SYSTEMC With Windows 10 Home C- Break down boundaries and immerse yourself in the game with graphics more realistic than ever before thanks to the multi-thread scaling capabilities of the new Alien ware 17. DESIGNED FOR VR. CDive into mind-bending virtual reality experiences with a VR-ready system that passes the Oculus Ready and Vive Optimized certifications. Powered by NVIDIA® technology, a new level of presence is achieved by bringing physically realistic visuals, sound, touch interactions, and simulated environments to virtual reality. And with NVIDIA® GeForce® 10-series graphics, the Alien ware 17 goes beyond what' s expected.

8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H (6-Core, 2. 2 GHz)

NVIDIA GTX 1060 Graphics Card, Up to 6 GB GDDR5

1 TB HDD + 256 GB SSD

17. 3" LCD, IPS, 1920 x 1080 Display

Alienware 15 R4 Gaming Laptop: Core i7-8750H, NVidia GTX 1070, 256GB SSD + 1TB HDD, 16GB RAM, 15.6inch Full HD Display

The new Alienware 15 is for consumers looking for a gaming notebook that prioritizes gaming performance with balanced portability features and specs. The Alienware 15 is VR-capable and will have VR-certified configurations available. Performance-wise, the new generation of Alienware laptops are engineered to support NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 1070 graphics, the new Intel Core, and 16GB 2400 MHz DDR4 memory. This new generation introduces the 8th generation Intel CPUs with the Core i7 H-series processors supporting dynamic overclocking.

8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H (6-Core, 9MB Cache, up to 4.1GHz w/ Turbo Boost)

16GB 2400MHz DDR4 / Windows 10

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 OC with 8GB GDDR5

15.6 inch FHD (1920 x 1080) 60Hz IPS Display - Silver Chassis

256GB PCIe M.2 SSD + 1TB 7200RPM HDD