Compare Alienware x17 R2 (x17 R2) vs other laptops

Alienware x17 R2 (x17 R2)

Laptop summary

Alienware x17 R2 is a superb value gaming laptop with Windows 11 Pro released in 2023. It has the GeForce RTX 3080 Ti GPU that is impressive for playing games. You can run 90% of the games published this year on recommended settings. The laptop has a very good Intel CPU and lots of RAM for its price. The 8000gb SSD storage is a very good amount. Full HD resolution is ok for the 17-inch display. It is quite bulky at 6.65 lb.

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15″
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14″
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16″
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Play 100% of new games on recommended RTX 4080 GPU2023 model32 GB RAMi9 CPUIPS screen
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14″
Compare Alienware x17 R2 (x17 R2) vs Microsoft Surface Studio 2 14″ (Z1I-00001)
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14″
Compare Alienware x17 R2 (x17 R2) vs Microsoft Surface Studio 2 14″ (YZY-00001)
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16″
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Play 90% of new games on recommended RTX 4070 GPU2023 model32 GB RAMi9 CPUHigh resolution
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Alienware x17 R2 (x17 R2) technical specifications

Alienware x17 R2 (x17 R2)

Play 90% of new games on recommendedi9 CPU

Specifications

Alienware x17 R2 (x17 R2)
Processor (CPU)?Central Processing Unit is the heart of a laptop and is responsible for executing programs.
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Intel Core i9-12900H
Memory (RAM)?Memory increases the general speed and multiprocessing capabilities of a laptop.
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64gb
Graphics card (GPU)?Graphics Processing Unit calculates 3D graphics and is essential for gaming and heavy programs.
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GeForce RTX 3080 Ti
Screen size
17.3″
Screen resolution
Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels)
Weight
6.65 lbs (3.02 kg)
Size (length x width x height)
15.72 x 11.79 x 0.82 inches
(39.93 x 29.95 x 2.08 cm)
Operating system (OS)
Windows 11 Pro
Hard drives
8000gb SSD
Release date
November 1, 2023
Amazon.com List Price
$2,889.00
Amazon.com Lowest New Price
$2,889.00
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Laptop Dimensions

15.72 in
39.93 cm
11.79 in
29.95 cm
Thickness: 0.82 in (2.08 cm)

Amazon.com description

2023 Alienware x17 R2 Gaming Laptop, 17.3" FHD 480Hz, Intel 14-Core i9-12900H up to 5.0GHz, GeForce RTX 3080 Ti 16GB GDDR6, 64GB DDR5 RAM, 8TB PCIe SSD, WiFi 6E, RGB Backlit Keyboard, Windows 11 Pro

12th Gen Intel Core i9-12900H, 14C (6P + 8E) / 20T, P-core 2.5 / 5.0GHz, E-core 1.8 / 3.8GHz, 24MB.

Display: 17.3", FHD 1920x1080, 480Hz, Non-Touch, 3ms, Advanced Optimus, ComfortView Plus, NVIDIA G-SYNC; Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti 16GB GDDR6.

RAM: 64GB DDR5 Memory; Hard Drive: 8TB PCIe NVMe SSD.

Connectivity: Intel Killer Wi-Fi 6E AX1675, 2x2, 802.11ax, Bluetooth wireless card. Ports: 2 USB 3.2 Gen 1 ports with PowerShare, 1 USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C port, 1 Thunderbolt 4 port, 1 Universal Audio Jack, 1 HDMI 2.1 port, 1 Mini DisplayPort 1.4, 1 RJ45 Ethernet port, 1 power-adapter port.

Windows 11 Professional; English AlienFX RGB backlit (per-key) Alienware X Series thin keyboard; Multi-touch gesture Premium Precision glass touchpad with integrated scrolling. Color: White, Lunar Light.

ASIN: B0CFLCM6LP