HP Pavilion (HP Pavilion)
Alienware 15 (R4)

HP Pavilion (HP Pavilion) vs Alienware 15 (R4)

Comparison summary

For performance Alienware 15 has a lot better performing processor. It also has more memory.

HP Pavilion is cheaper.

For displaying graphics 15 has a lot faster graphics card.

15 has an SSD storage.

HP Pavilion (HP Pavilion)
Alienware 15 (R4)

HP Pavilion (HP Pavilion)

Alienware 15 (R4)

Compare specifications

HP Pavilion (HP Pavilion)Alienware 15 (R4)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
Intel Core i5-7300HQIntel Core i7-8750H
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed of a laptop.
12gb16gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
Radeon RX 550GeForce GTX 1070
Screen size
15.6″15.6in
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 10Windows 10
Hard drives
1000gb HDD250gb SSD, 1000gb HDD
Amazon.com List Price
$629.88$1,799.35
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$629.85$1,799.35
Amazon.com Lowest Used Price
$549.99$1,799.77
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Amazon.com description

Premium HP Gaming Computer, Full HD(1920x1080) IPS Display, Backlit Keyboard, Intel i5 7th Generation Processor, 12GB Memory, 1TB HDD, Bluetooth, 2GB AMD Radeon RX 550 Graphic Card, Windows 10

Display: 15.6 inch diagonal Full HD IPS anti-glare WLED-backlit (1920 x 1080); Webcam: Front-facing HP Wide Vision HD Webcam with integrated dual array digital microphones; Keyboard: Full-size island-style backlit keyboard with numeric keypad

Processor: 7th Generation Intel Core i5-7300HQ Processor; Memory: 12 GB DDR4 SDRAM (2 DIMM); Hard drive: 1TB 7200RPM Serial ATA hard drive

HDMI out: Transmit digital HD video and sound to an external display.

DDR4 RAM: With its higher bandwidth, everything from multi-tasking to playing games gets a performance boost.

Battery life: Up to 10 hours and 30 minutes (mixed usage) Up to 9 hours (video playback); HP Fast Charge: Go from 0 to 90% charge in approximately 90 minutes.

Alienware 15 R4 Gaming Laptop: Core i7-8750H, NVidia GTX 1070, 256GB SSD + 1TB HDD, 16GB RAM, 15.6inch Full HD Display

The new Alienware 15 is for consumers looking for a gaming notebook that prioritizes gaming performance with balanced portability features and specs. The Alienware 15 is VR-capable and will have VR-certified configurations available. Performance-wise, the new generation of Alienware laptops are engineered to support NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 1070 graphics, the new Intel Core, and 16GB 2400 MHz DDR4 memory. This new generation introduces the 8th generation Intel CPUs with the Core i7 H-series processors supporting dynamic overclocking.

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

16GB 2400MHz DDR4 / Windows 10

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1070 OC with 8GB GDDR5

15.6 inch FHD (1920 x 1080) 60Hz IPS Display - Silver Chassis

256GB PCIe M.2 SSD + 1TB 7200RPM HDD