Comparison of Alienware m15 R1 (Dellgaming) vs Microsoft Surface LQQ-00038
Comparison of Microsoft Surface LQQ-00038 vs Alienware m15 R1 (Dellgaming)

Alienware m15 R1 (Dellgaming) vs Microsoft Surface LQQ-00038

Comparison summary

Microsoft Surface LQQ-00038 is cheaper.

LQQ-00038 has a higher resolution screen (PixelSense).

Alienware m15 R1 has a bigger screen. For carrying LQQ-00038 is lighter.

m15 R1 has more memory.

They have different storage types, m15 R1 has a 500gb SSD and LQQ-00038 has a 250gb HDD.

Compare technical specifications of Alienware m15 R1 (Dellgaming)
Compare technical specifications of Microsoft Surface LQQ-00038

Alienware m15 R1 (Dellgaming)

Microsoft Surface LQQ-00038

Compare specifications

Alienware m15 R1 (Dellgaming)Microsoft Surface LQQ-00038
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i7-8750HIntel Core i7 Series
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 2070-
Screen size
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)PixelSense (3240 x 2160 pixels)
8 lbs (3.63 kg)2.83 lbs (1.28 kg)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10-
Hard drives
500gb SSD250gb HDD List Price
$1,580.00$1,599.00 Lowest New Price
$1,580.00$929.99 Lowest Used Price
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Dell AlienWare m15 R1 15.6'' FHD 144Hz Laptop, Intel Core i7, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD, GeForce RTX 2070 8GB GDDR6 with Max-Q Design, Thunderbolt, HDMI, Windows 10 (RTX 2070)

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

NVIDIA_GeForce RTX 2070 8GB GDDR6 with Max-Q Design, 512GB PCIe M.2 SSD

15.6" FHD (1920 x 1080) 144Hz Anti-Glare IPS, 300-nits, 72% NTSC color gamut, Narrow-Border

Killer Wireless 1550 2x2 AC and Bluetooth 5.0, Windows10

1. (2x) SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Type A | 2. HDMI 2.0 Output | 3. Mini-Display Port 1.3 Output | 4. Thunderbolt 3 Port | 5. Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port | 6. Power/DC-In Port | 7. Noble Lock port (cable and lock sold separately) | 8. Killer Networks E2500 Gigabit Ethernet NIC | 9. USB SuperSpeed 3.1 Type-A with Powershare Technology | 10. Audio Out 1/8" Port (Compatible with inline mic headset)

Microsoft Surface Laptop 2 (Intel Core i7, 8GB RAM, 256GB) - Cobalt

Clean, elegant design thin and light, starting at just 2.76 pounds, Surface Laptop 2 fits easily in your bag

Choose from rich tone on tone color combinations: Platinum, Burgundy, and Cobalt Blue

Improved speed and performance to do what you want, with the latest 8th Generation Intel Core processor

All day battery life, with up to 14.5 hours of video playback

Vibrant 13.5 inch PixelSense Display with interactive touchscreen and razor sharp resolution