Alienware Area 51M
Acer Predator 17 (G9)

Alienware Area 51M vs Acer Predator 17 (G9)

Comparison summary

For displaying graphics Alienware Area 51M has a lot better graphics card.

Acer Predator 17 is slimmer and smaller in size.

Area 51M is cheaper.

Area 51M has more SSD storage Area 51M has an HDD storage.

Alienware Area 51M
Acer Predator 17 (G9)

Alienware Area 51M

Acer Predator 17 (G9)

Compare specifications

Alienware Area 51MAcer Predator 17 (G9)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7 SeriesIntel Core i7-7700HQ
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
GeForce RTX 2080GeForce GTX 1070
Screen size
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
-9.26 lbs (4.2 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
20 x 19 x 6 inches16.65 x 12.66 x 1.56 inches
(50.8 x 48.26 x 15.24 cm)(42.29 x 32.16 x 3.96 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10 Home
Hard drives
250gb SSD, 1000gb HDD4000gb SSD List Price
$3,199.00$3,569.00 Lowest New Price
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Dell Alienware Area 51M Laptop, 17.3" FHD (1920 x 1080) 144Hz G-Sync Tobii Eye, 9th Gen Intel Core i7-9700K, 16GB RAM, 256GB SSD + 1TB SSHD, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080, Windows 10 Home

Processor: 9th Generation Intel Core i7-9700K (8-Core, 12MB Cache, up to 4.9GHz w/ Turbo Boost)OS: Windows 10 Home 64bitDisplay: 17.3" FHD (1920 x 1080) 144Hz Anti-Glare IPS Display w/ NVIDIA G-SYNC + Tobii eyetracking technologyMemory: 16GB (2x8GB) 2400MHz DDR4 MemoryHard Drive: 256GB PCIe Solid State Drive + 1TB (+8GB SSHD) Hybrid DriveVideo: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 8GB GDDR6 (OC Ready)Optical Drive: No optical driveCamera: Alienware HD (1280x720 resolution) camera with dual-array integrated microphonesConnectivity: Killer 1550 802.11ac 2x2 WiFi and Bluetooth 5.0Input: Alienware TactX keyboard with per-key RGB LED AlienFX lighting, N-Key rollover, and anti-ghosting technology 2.2mm key travel, programmable macro keys AlienFX backlit, All-points addressable (APA) trackpadBattery: Lithium Ion (90 Wh) BatteryChassis: Dell Alienware Area 51M Laptop, Lunar LightPortsSlots: (2x) SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Type-A Ports, HDMI 2.0 Output with HDCP 2.2 Output Port (Supports direct drive VR interfaces), Mini-Display 1.4 Output Port (supports NVIDIA G-SYNC), (1x) RJ45 Killer E3000 2.5Gbps Ethernet Port, 10/100/1000/2500 Base-T, IPv6, Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port, Thunderbolt 3 Port (supports USB 3.1 and DisplayPort 1.2), SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Type-A Port with Powershare Technology, Global Headset Jack, Headphone/MIC Retaskable JackDimensions: Height: Front 1.09" (27.65mm) - Rear 1.23" (31.2mm), Peak 1.7", Width: 410 mm (16.1"), Depth: 402.6 mm (15.85")Weight: Maximum Weight: 8.54 lbs.

9th Generation Intel Core i7-9700K (8-Core, 12MB Cache, up to 4.9GHz w/ Turbo Boost)

17.3" FHD (1920 x 1080) 144Hz Anti-Glare IPS Display w/ NVIDIA G-SYNC + Tobii eyetracking technology

NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 8GB GDDR6 (OC Ready)

16GB (2x8GB) 2400MHz DDR4 Memory

256GB PCIe Solid State Drive + 1TB (+8GB SSHD) Hybrid Drive

Acer Predator 17 G9 17.3" Full HD Gaming Laptop - 7th Gen Intel Core i7-7700HQ Processor up to 3.80GHz, 16GB Memory, 4TB SSD, 8GB Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 Graphics, Windows 10


Designed for those with a need to speed, the Predator G9 gaming notebook combines powerful 7th Gen Intel Core processor

with high-performance NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics driven by the new NVIDIA Pascal architecture that is VR Ready. Dual-Fan

cooling and stellar audio capabilities support intense gaming sessions while the sporting red accents and black chassis with

geometric lines adds to the drama.


Your gaming laptop's style should match your own - with a look that says, "Start the match. I'm ready.


Power through the competition with the latest 7th Gen Intel Core i7 processor and NVIDIA GeForce GTX graphics.


Unlock the potential of Predator hardware with a custom-engineered dual-fan cooling providing a smooth gaming experience.


The red backlight illuminates the keys so that you can game wherever, whenever.

If the blacks and reds didn't catch your eye already, try brushing your hand across its textured metal frame instead.

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10 Series

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10 series-powered laptops come loaded with the NVIDIA Pascal architecture and innovative new gaming technologies

that make them the perfect choice for the latest high-definition games.

Intel Core i7-7700HQ Processor at 2.8GHz (6M Cache, up to 3.80 GHz)

16GB DDR4 2400MHz Memory, 4TB Solid State Drive, Windows 10 Home (64-bit)

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 with 8GB GDDR5 Graphics, 17.3" FHD IPS WLED Backlit 1920 x 1080 Display

Killer Wireless-AC 1535 802.11ac 2x2 MU-MIMO (Dual-Band 2.4GHz and 5GHz), Iron-Red Backlit Keyboard

4 x USB 3.1 (Gen 1 Type-A), 1 x USB 3.1 (Gen 1 Type-C), 1 x HDMI, 1 x DisplayPort, 1x LAN RJ-45, 1 x Audio