Comparison of Alienware 17 R5 vs Dell XPS 13 9343 (H7V7T)
Comparison of Dell XPS 13 9343 (H7V7T) vs Alienware 17 R5

Alienware 17 R5 vs Dell XPS 13 9343 (H7V7T)

Comparison summary

For performance Alienware 17 R5 has a lot faster processor. It also has more memory.

The laptops have different operating systems, 17 R5 has Windows 10 and Dell XPS 13 9343 has Windows 8.1 Pro.

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

XPS 13 9343 features a higher resolution screen (Quad HD Plus).

17 R5 has a bigger screen. For portability XPS 13 9343 is lighter.

XPS 13 9343 is cheaper.

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

Compare technical specifications of Alienware 17 R5
Compare technical specifications of Dell XPS 13 9343 (H7V7T)

Alienware 17 R5

Dell XPS 13 9343 (H7V7T)

Compare specifications

Alienware 17 R5Dell XPS 13 9343 (H7V7T)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-8750HIntel Core i7-5500U
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
16gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 1060Intel HD 5500
Screen size
17.3″13.3″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Quad HD Plus (3200 x 1800 pixels)
Weight
9.74 lbs (4.42 kg)8 lbs (3.63 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 10Windows 8.1 Pro
Hard drives
120gb SSD, 1000gb HDD250gb SSD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,759.00$1,499.44
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,759.00$1,499.44
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$999.88
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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.

Dell XPS 13 9343 Ultrabook 13.3 QHD+ Touchscreen i7-5500U 8GB DDR3 256GB SSD Windows 10

Intel Core i7-5500U 2.4GHz; 256GB SSD; 8GB DDR3

13.3" LED display; 3200 x 1800

802.11A,802.11AC,802.11B,802.11G,802.11N; Bluetooth 4.0 + HS; Microsoft

Intel HD Graphics 5500