Comparison of Alienware 17R2 (Alienware 17 R2-cr) vs Alienware AW15R3
Comparison of Alienware AW15R3 vs Alienware 17R2 (Alienware 17 R2-cr)

Alienware 17R2 (Alienware 17 R2-cr) vs Alienware AW15R3

Comparison summary

For performance Alienware 17R2 has a better performing processor. It also contains more memory.

The laptops have different operating systems, 17R2 has Windows 8 and Alienware AW15R3 has Windows 10.

For displaying graphics AW15R3 has a faster graphics card.

17R2 has a bigger screen. For portability AW15R3 is lighter.

17R2 is cheaper.

Compare technical specifications of Alienware 17R2 (Alienware 17 R2-cr)
Compare technical specifications of Alienware AW15R3

Alienware 17R2 (Alienware 17 R2-cr)

Alienware AW15R3

Compare specifications

Alienware 17R2 (Alienware 17 R2-cr)Alienware AW15R3
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-4710HQIntel Core i5-6300HQ
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
128gb8gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce GTX 980MGeForce GTX 1060
Screen size
17.3in15.6″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
18 lbs (8.16 kg)8 lbs (3.63 kg)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 8Windows 10
Hard drives
120gb SSD, 1000gb HDD1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$1,299.95$1,499.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$1,299.95$1,499.00
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Amazon.com description

Alienware 17R2 Core i7-4710HQ 16GB RAM 128GB SSD 1TB HDD 17.3In. NVIDIA GTX 98 (Renewed)

ALIENWARE 17 R2 (2015)

NVIDIA GEFORCE GTX 980M 4GB DDR5

i7-4710HQ~16GB DDR5~128GB M.2 SSD BOOT+1TB HDD~NO CD/DVD DRIVE

17.3" FHD (1920x1080) ANTI-GLARE DISPLAY

Newest Alienware AW15R3 Laptop,15.6 inch FHD IPS Anti-Glare 300-nits Display, Intel Core i5-6300HQ, 8GB DDR4 RAM, 1TB HDD, NVIDIA GeForce GTX1060, Windows 10

Alienware AW15R3-0012SLV Laptop, Intel Core i5-6300HQ

8GB DDR4 RAM, 1TB HDD, Windows 10, silver

15.6 inch FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS Anti-Glare 300-nits Display, NVIDIA GeForce GTX1060,

HDMI, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.1, 3×USB 3.0, Media Card Reader,