Alienware 17 R5
Dell XPS

Alienware 17 R5 vs Dell XPS

Comparison summary

For displaying graphics Alienware 17 R5 has a better graphics card.

17 R5 has a bigger screen. For portability Dell XPS is lighter. It's also thinner and smaller in size.

XPS is cheaper.

17 R5 has more SSD storage 17 R5 has an HDD storage.

Alienware 17 R5
Dell XPS

Alienware 17 R5

Dell XPS

Compare specifications

Alienware 17 R5Dell XPS
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 1060GeForce GTX 1050 Ti
Screen size
17.3″15.6″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
9.74 lbs (4.42 kg)3.9 lbs (1.77 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
16.7 x 13.1 x 1.2 inches14.06 x 9.27 x 0.66 inches
(42.42 x 33.27 x 3.05 cm)(35.71 x 23.55 x 1.68 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10 Home
Hard drives
120gb SSD, 1000gb HDD250gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,709.00$1,599.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,709.00$1,599.00
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$1,399.87
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Amazon.com description

2019 Newest Flagship Alienware 17 R5 17.3 Inch FHD Gaming Laptop (Intel Core i7-8750H 2.2GHz up to 4.1GHz, 16GB DDR4, 128GB SSD + 1TB HDD, NVIDIA GTX 1060 6GB, Backlit Keyboard, WiFi, Windows 10)

  NexiPC sells computers with upgraded configurations. If the computer has modifications (listed above), then the manufacturer box is opened for it to be tested and inspected and to install the upgrades to achieve the specifications as advertised. If no modifications are listed, the item is unopened and untested. Defects & blemishes are significantly reduced by our in depth inspection & testing. Technical Specifications:Display: 17.3" IPS FHD (1920 x 1080) display; Energy-efficient LED backlightProcessor: Intel Core i7-8750H, 9MB Cache, 2.2 GHz up to turbo 4.1 GHzStorage Drive: 128GB SSD + 1TB HDDMemory RAM: 16GB DDR4 RAMNetwork: 802.11ac, BluetoothGraphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 with 6GDDR5 VRAMAudio: 7.1 Digital AudioWebcam: 720p HD webcam Keyboard: Backlit KeyboardMulti-format Digital Media Reader: NoneOperating System: Windows 10 Home 64-bitBattery: 4-cell lithium-ion batteryPorts: 1 x Thunderbolt 31 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A1 x HDMI 1 x Headphone/microphone combo jackDimensions (WxHxD): 16.7 x 13.1 x 1.2 inWeight: 9.74 lbsPower Adapter: 240W ChargerNote: Does not have Optical Drive.

17.3" IPS FHD (1920 x 1080) display; Energy-efficient LED backlight; Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 with 6GDDR5 VRAM, Backlit keyboard,

Intel Core i7-8750H, 9MB Cache, 2.2 GHz up to turbo 4.1 GHz, NO OPTICAL DRIVE

16GB DDR4 RAM, 128GB SSD + 1TB HDD, 802.11AC, Bluetooth, 1080p Webcam

2 x USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A, 1 x USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C, 1 x Thunderbolt 3, 1 x HDMI 2.0, 1 x Mini DisplayPort 1.3, 1 x Headphone/Microphone

Windows 10 Home brings back the Start Menu from Windows 7 and introduces new features, like the Edge Web browser that lets you markup Web pages on your screen. | 1-Year UpgradePro Limited Warranty* | View description and warranty section below for more details.

2018 Flagship Dell XPS 15.6" FHD IPS Business Laptop, Intel 6-Core i7-8750H 16GB DDR4 256G PCIe SSD 4G NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050Ti Fingerprint Reader MaxxAudio Backlit Keyboard Thunderbolt 3 Win 10

PRODUCT OVERVIEW:

1. The XPS 15 is with precision from a single block of aluminum for a sturdy, durable chassis in a beautiful design

2. Solid as a rock: An all-aluminum unibody lends strength and durability, while a carbon-fibre base is tough and cool to the touch.

3. Thunderbolt 3 port:This compact port connects to USB, DisplayPort, PCI Express, and Thunderbolt devices, and offers four times the data and twice the video bandwidth of any other cable.

4. Excellent speed and storage: Boot up in seconds, get to files faster, and have room for loads of files with the lightning-quick solid state drive.

15.6" FHD (1920 x 1080) InfinityEdge Anti-Glare Non-touch IPS 100% sRGB 400-Nits display with Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050Ti Max-Q (4GB GDDR5)

8th Generation Intel Core i7-8750H Processor (9M Cache, up to 4.1 GHz, 6 Cores)

16GB DDR4-2666MHz, 256GB M.2 2280 PCIe Solid State Drive.

1 Thunderbolt 3 (2 lanes of PCI Express Gen 3) 2 USB 3.0 (1 with PowerShare) 1 headset jack Headphone output/Microphone input LAN (10/100/1000)

Windows 10 Home, 64-Bit, HD Webcam, Backlit keyboard