Roaring graphics. Massive screen. The new Alienware 17 is the gamer's choice for power and performance. Add the optional Graphics Amplifier to push your at-home gaming experience over the edge.
Big screen. Big performance.
Game the way you want on the Alienware 17. It's thinner and lighter than any 17" laptop we've created before, but that doesn't mean we skimped on performance. Crafted with aerospace-inspired carbon fiber filled surfaces that add stiffness and durability, copper heat sinks that enable proper cooling, Quad HD display and high-performance CPU and graphics, the Alienware 17 is designed to give you an awesome gaming experience anywhere, every time.
When paired with the optional Alienware Graphics Amplifier featuring a desktop GPU of your choice, you can transform the Alienware 17 into the ultimate at-home entertainment experience. Just plug in and get lost in the vivid display and massive performance boost of desktop-class graphics.
Amplified graphics. Advanced gaming.
Plug in. Buckle up: Supercharge your at-home gaming with the optional Alienware Graphics Amplifier. Simply plug in the Alienware 17, reboot and enjoy a fully expanded desktop experience with advanced 4K NVIDIA or AMD- enabled graphics, overclocked Intel Core i7 processor, multiple-monitor display and more connectivity with a built-in 4-port USB 3.0 hub.
Killer combo: Matched with the Alienware 17, the Graphics Amplifier provides a perfect solution for the gamer who desires the full rush of ultimate gaming anytime. Use the Alienware 17's stunning LCD screen, or plug in up to two additional monitors via the notebook's display ports, or activate as many extra monitors as the graphics cards in your Amplifier allows.
Extreme built-in graphics options: Blow-your-doors-off gaming excitement comes jam-packed into the Alienware 17 itself, too, with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M or 980M graphics card options and up to 4GB of GDDR5. These are the highest class of mobile graphics cards available. Now the most graphics-rich games can be played at their quickest with support for graphics cards requiring up to a whopping 100W of mobile graphics power.
Built for intense gaming.
Lean and mean on a big screen: Enjoy IPS (in-plane switching)-based LCD technology on an expansive 17" screen that offers stunningly clear color and clarity. The Alienware 17 is available with Full HD display, or you can choose Full HD display with a touch screen option. Get up to 2560X1440 pixel density for astonishing color clarity, and extra wide viewing angles.
IPS and touch mean a more awesome display: IPS panel technology decreases lag, and provides accurate color from all viewing angles. Optional touch technology with TrueLife high-gloss display brings you closer to the action.
Your keyboard advantage: Intense gaming requires a bold keyboard, and this premium reinforced full-size keyboard is up to the task. It includes 9 Alienware TactX programmable keys, a numeric pad, 4-zone multi-color RGB AlienFX lighting and the most responsive keys in the game - providing uniform feedback across all keys when typing. Designed for precision and speed when you need it most, you can launch applications in the middle of the action with just the touch of a button.
Sound and fury: Rich, impressive audio is powered by Klipsch and Creative SoundBlaster X-Fi technology. Visually connect with comrades and competitors with a 2.0MP Full HD webcam and let the banter flow with a dual microphone array.
- Processor: Intel Core i7-6700HQ (Quad-Core, 6MB Cache, up to 3.5GHz w/ Turbo Boost)
- Operating System: Windows 10 Home 64-bit English
- Memory: 16GB DDR4 2133MHz (8GBx2)
- Video Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M with 3GB GDDR5
- HDMI: Yes
- Hard Drive: 256GB + 1TB 7200RPM HDD
- Multimedia Drive: No Optical Drive
- Media Card Reader: 9-in-1 Media Card Reader and USB 3.0
- Display: 17.3" Full HD (1920 x 1080)
- Fax/Data Modem: Yes
- Wireless Connectivity: Killer 1535 Wireless
- Audio: 2.1 Speaker Configuration with Subwoofer Audio Powered by Klipsch
- Keyboard: Backlit Keyboard - English
- Battery: 8-cell Lithium Ion (92 Wh) Battery
- Warranty and Support: 1 Year Mail-In Warranty
- Software 1: No Antivirus Software
- Software 2: MS Office Trial TOPK (OTRT13)
- System Max Memory (GB): 16GB
- Memory Slots: 2
- LAN Data Rate: 10/100
- S-Video Outputs: N/A
- Number of Ethernet Ports: 1
- Webcam Resolution: Full HD 2MP Camera with Dual Digital Microphones
- Lithium Ion Energy Content (W/Hr): 8-cell Lithium Ion (92 Wh) Battery
- Available Ports: (1x) Power/DC-in Jack, (1x) RJ-45 Gigabit Ethernet IPv6, (3x) SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Port, (1x) SuperSpeed USB 3.0 Port with PowerShare Technology, (1x) Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port, (1x) Mini-Display Port, (1x) HDMI 1.4 Output, (1x) 9-in-1 Media Card Reader, (1x) Audio Out 1/8" Ports (Compatible with inline mic headset), (1x) Line In Microphone 1/8" Port (retaskable for 5.1 analog audio output), (1x) Noble Lock port (cable and lock sold separately)
- USB 2.0 Ports: 0
- USB 3.0 Ports: 4
- Standard with HDMI: Yes
- Integrated Mic: Yes
- Touch Display: No
- Color: Epic Silver