Alienware 17-R2

Alienware 17-R2


Alienware 17-R2





  • 3D Gaming Feature.
  • Stupendous Gaming Performance.
  • Cool Design.
  • High-Quality Keyboard.
  • Gorgeous Screen.


  • Heavy.
  • Grimy Audio Quality.
  • Battery Runs Hot.
  • Small Track pad.
  • Very Expensive.

Alienware is a series of gaming laptops provided by dell, started in 1996. Alienware 17-R2 is a new gaming laptop of dell’s Alienware family, slick design and high-quality performance. There are 2 available variant of Alienware 17-R2 in market at the rate of ₹139,990/- & ₹179,990/-.

You always see alien skulls giant at the mid for the laptop top view. Alienware 17-R2 has dimensions of 34.4 * 430 * 291.9 mm (1.354 * 16.93 * 11.49 inches) and a weight of3.780kg (8.33lbs).

Both of the Alienware 17-R2 has 4th Generation Intel® Core™ i7-4710HQ Processor; comes with Windows 8.1 Single Language i.e., English-(64 Bit) operating system which is upgradable to Windows 10 – newly launched by Microsoft on 29th July, 2015.

Dell provide 1TB 5,400 [Non Hybrid] 9.5mm of hard disk in one and for other 128GB m2.80 NGFF TLC SSD + 1TB 5,400 HDD in other Alienware 17-R2 but on memory both version are different, one has 8GB Dual Channel DDR3L 1600MHz (2 x 4G) of Memory while other have 16GB Dual Channel DDR3L 1600MHz (2x8GB) of Memory respectably; you can go with anyone of these according to your needs.

For video quality Alienware 17-R2 has NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 970M with 3GB GDDR5 with one version and for other NVIDIA® GeForce® GTX 980M with 4GB GDDR5 for other, with 17.3 inch FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS-Panel Anti-Glare 300-nits Display.

For connectivity both variant has Killer 1525 802.11ac 2×2 Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.1, also a webcam of FullHD 2MP Camera with dual digital microphones. Dell provide a 8-cell Lithium Ion (92 wHr) battery with 180W A/C Adapters, which provide a backup of 12h 9min with LAN connectivity & low brightness, on Wi-Fi serving it provide 5h 45min and on full load & high brightness 1h 40min. They are really good on batter backup.

If you also a music lover with gaming, then dell is providing you Internal High-Definition Audio with Creative Soundblaster X-Fi MB3 Software (Standard), 2.1 Speaker configuration with subwoofer, Audio Powered by Klipsch® & 7.1 Digtial Audio out using HDMI out connection.

1 Power/DC-in Jack, 1 RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet IPv6, 3 SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Ports, 1 SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Port with PowerShare Technology, 1 Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port, 1 Mini-Display Port, 1 HDMI 1.4 Output, 1 9-in-1 Media Card Reader, 1 Audio Out 1/8″ Ports (Compatible with inline mic headset), 1 Line In Microphone 1/8″ Port, 1 Noble Lock port (cable and lock sold separately) on both of the variants.

The keyboard of these laptops is 4-Zone, multi-color RGB with AlienFX lighting controls and numeric keypad; also with 9 user-programmable keys providing up to 19 distinct functions per application or game is a cool feature of Alienware laptops.

Alienware-17-R2 is an ultimate gaming laptop for game lovers and you must love playing with real feel on this dell laptop.


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