DELL New Alienware 17 Gaming Laptop Tech Specifications

DELL Alienware 17 Laptop

This 43.9 cm (17.3") laptop combines powerful performance and incredible graphics into a revolutionary new design — perfect for immersive gaming.


Intel Core i7-4700MQ (6MB Cache, up to 3.4GHz w/ Turbo Boost)
Intel Core i7-4800MQ (6MB Cache, up to 3.7GHz w/ Turbo Boost)
Overclocked Intel Core i7-4900MQ (8MB Cache, up to 4.0GHz w/ Turbo Boost)

Operating System

Windows 8 64bit, English
English Windows 7 Home Premium (64 BIT)


8GB Dual Channel DDR3L at 1600MHz
16GB Dual Channel DDR3L at 1600MHz
32GB Dual Channel DDR3L at 1600MHz


Intel HM87 Express Chipset

Video Card

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 765M with 2GB GDDR5
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770M with 3GB GDDR5
NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780M with 4GB GDDR5


17.3 inch (439.42 mm) WLED HD+ (1600 x 900) Anti-Glare Display
17.3 inch (439.42 mm) WLED FHD (1920 x 1080) Anti-Glare Display
17.3 inch (439.42 mm) 120Hz WLED FHD (1920 x 1080) TrueLife w/3D Bundle

Audio and Speakers

Internal High-Definition 5.1 Performance Audio with Dolby Home Theater v4 Software (Standard)
2.0 Speaker configuration
Audio Powered by Klipsch
7.1 Digtial Audio out using HDMI out connection or S/PDIF Optical port

Hard Drive

Up to 1500GB* SATA hard drive (7200RPM)

Optical Drive

Slot-Loading 8x SuperMulti Drive (DVD±R/RW) (Standard)
Slot-Loading Dual Layer Blu-ray Reader (BD-ROM, DVD±RW, CD-RW)


8-cell Lithium Ion (86 wHr)
180W A/C Adapter
240W A/C Adapter


FullHD 2MP Camera with dual digital microphones


Killer Networks Gigabit Ethernet NIC (Standard)
5G WiFi Broadcom 4352 802.11n/ac and Bluetooth 4.0 (Standard)

Ports, Slots & Chassis

AlienFX Lighting Zones
10 unique programmable zones with up to 20 distinct colors providing over 10 trillion lighting combinations
Customized Features
Laser-Engraved Nameplate
Dimensions & Starting weight
Height: Front: 46.24 mm. (1.820) Rear: 48.46 mm. (1.908)
Depth: 299.00 mm. (11.772)
Width: 413.56 mm. (16.282)
Starting at weight with optional SSD: 4.1501 Kg. (9.1494 Lbs.)

External Chassis Connections
(1x) Power/DC-in Jack
(1x) RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet IPv6 (3x) SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Ports
(1x) SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Port with PowerShare Technology
(1x) Mini-Display Port
(1x) HDMI 1.4 Output / 1.3 Input
(1x) 9-in-1 Media Card Reader
(2x) Audio Out 1/8" Ports (One compatible with inline mic headset)
(1x) Line In Microphone 1/8" Port (retaskable for 5.1 analog audio output)
(1x) Kensington Security Lock port (cable and lock sold separately)
Exterior Chassis Materials
Anodized Aluminum
Magnesium Alloy
4-Zone, multi-color RGB, keyboard with AlienFX lighting controls and numeric keypad
4 user-programmable keys providing up to 4 distinct functions per application or game
Memory Slots
4x 204-Pin DDR3L SO-DIMM SDRAM Slots

Alienware Command Center
AlienAdrenaline w/ Accelerator
Alienware TactX
Backlit button image sensor trackpad with all-points addressable (APA)