Comparison of Alienware 17 R5 AW17R5 (AW17R5-7811BLK-PUS) vs Alienware 15 R4
Comparison of Alienware 15 R4 vs Alienware 17 R5 AW17R5 (AW17R5-7811BLK-PUS)

Alienware 17 R5 AW17R5 (AW17R5-7811BLK-PUS) vs Alienware 15 R4

Comparison summary

For displaying graphics Alienware 17 R5 AW17R5 has a lot better performing graphics card.

Alienware 15 R4 is cheaper.

17 R5 AW17R5 has a bigger screen. For carrying 15 R4 is lighter.

15 R4 has more SSD storage.

Compare technical specifications of Alienware 17 R5 AW17R5 (AW17R5-7811BLK-PUS)
Compare technical specifications of Alienware 15 R4

Alienware 17 R5 AW17R5 (AW17R5-7811BLK-PUS)

Alienware 15 R4

Compare specifications

Alienware 17 R5 AW17R5 (AW17R5-7811BLK-PUS)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.
16gb16gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1070GeForce GTX 1060
Screen size
17.3″15.6″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
9.7 lbs (4.4 kg)7.6941329438 lbs (3.49 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
16.69288 x 13.07084 x 1.177163 inches
(42.4 x 33.2 x 2.99 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10
Hard drives
250gb SSD, 1000gb HDD120gb SSD, 1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$2,499.55$1,800.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$2,499.55$1,800.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$1,699.81$1,599.77
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Alienware 17
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$2,499.55

Amazon.com description

Alienware 17 R5 AW17R5, 17.3" FHD, Intel Core i7-8750H, GTX 1070 Graphics, 16GB DDR4 Ram, 256GB SSD+1TB HDD, Windows 10

8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H (6-Core, 9MB Cache, up to 4. 1GHz W/ Turbo Boost)

17. 3 inch FHD (1920 x 1080) 60Hz IPS Anti-Glare 300-nits | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 with 8GB GDDR5

16GB, DDR4, 2400MHz

256GB Pie Solid State Drive + 1TB 7200Rpm HDD

Lithium Ion (99 Why) Battery | Windows 10 Home

Alienware 15 R4 Gaming Laptop, 15.6" FHD IPS Display, Intel Core i7-8750H, 16GB DDR4 RAM, 128GB SSD + 1TB HDD, NVIDIA GTX 1060, Windows 10, Black

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

15.6 inch FHD (1920 x 1080) 60Hz IPS Display | NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 OC with 6GB GDDR5

16GB (2x8GB) 2400MHz DDR4 Memory

128GB PCIe Solid State Drive + 1 TB 2.5-Inch SATA Hard Drive (7200 RPM)

Windows 10 Home 64bit | Killer 1435 802.11ac 2x2 WiFi and Bluetooth 4.1