Alienware M17 R4 Specifications
Here's what you need to know about Alienware M17 R4 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.
|Key Features||Alienware M17 R4|
|Availability||Alienware M17 R4|
|Pricing||Starting at $2,149.99|
|Exterior||Alienware M17 R4|
|Dimensions||15.74” x 11.585” x 0.6618 - 0.87 - 0.8154” (399.8 mm x 294.26 mm x 16.9 - 22 - 20.71 mm)|
|Weight||Starting at 5.51 lbs (2.50 kg) up to 6.55 lbs (2.97 kg)|
|Keyboard and Trackpad|
|Display||Alienware M17 R4|
|Ports||Alienware M17 R4|
|Internal Specs||Alienware M17 R4|
Geekbench 5 Single Core
Alienware M17 R41
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10870H1,15994.77%2
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-10980HK1,223100.00%01,223
Geekbench 5 Multi-Core
Alienware M17 R41
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i7-10870H6,59694.05%2
10th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-10980HK7,013100.00%07,013
8 GB 16 GB 32 GB
2933 MHz Dual-channel DDR4 RAM.
|Discrete Graphics||NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3000 series|
|Connectivity||Alienware M17 R4|
|Battery||Alienware M17 R4|
|Size||86 WHr, 6-cell smart lithium-ion with Alienware Battery Defender|
|Software||Alienware M17 R4|
Windows 10 Home Windows 10 Pro
Upgradable to Windows 11
|Camera & Audio||Alienware M17 R4|
Alienware FHD (1920x1080 resolution) camera.
|Misc||Alienware M17 R4|
Alienware M17 R4: Quick Look
Here is our quick look at Alienware M17 R4.
Dell has revealed the Alienware M17 R4, a 17.3-inch machine, in early-2021. It is powered by up to an octa-core Intel Core i9-10980HK with a boost clock speed up to 5.30 GHz. The laptop has a dedicated GPU option up to Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 with 8GB GDDR6. For display option, it has a 17.3 inch display with the following key specifications:
- 17.3” FHD with 144Hz 1920 x 1080 127 PPI 7ms response time 300 nits 16:9 72% NTSC NVIDIA G-SYNC Technology 600:1 contrast ratio Anti-glare WVA
- 17.3” FHD with 360Hz 1920 x 1080 127 PPI tms response time 300 nits 16:9 100% sRGB color gamut NVIDIA G-SYNC Technology 700:1 Anti-glare WVA
- 17.3” UHD with 60Hz 3840 x 2160 255 PPI 25ms response time 500 nits 16:9 100% Adobe RGB 1 200:1 contrast ratio 12W max Tobii Eyetracking technology WVA
Moreover, Dell claims that the Alienware M17 R4 supports up to 32GB of 2933 MHz DDR4 memory. Unfortunately, it has an onboard memory module that is not upgradable by the users. Furthermore, It comes with two M.2 slots that users can easily upgrade and install an additional SSD to expand the storage on the device.
Additionally, the Alienware M17 R4 measures 15.74” x 11.58” x 0.87” (399.80 x 294.13 x 22.10 mm) and weight at 5.51 lbs. (2.50 kg). The laptop features the following ports:
- 1 x Thunderbolt™ 3 Port Supports USB Type-C™ with support for USB 3.2 Gen 2 10Gbps, 40Gbps Thunderbolt, and DisplayPort 1.2.
- 2 x Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1 Port
- 1 x Type-A USB 3.2 Gen 1 port with PowerShare technology
- 1 x RJ-45 Ethernet port
- 1 x Alienware Graphics Amplifier Port
- 1 x HDMI 2.1 Supports up to [email protected] display out.
- 1 x Mini-Display Port 1.4 (certified) Output Port
- 1 x Audio Out 1/8" Ports (Compatible with inline mic headset)
- 1 x Wedge-shaped lock slot (cable and lock sold separately)
- 1 x microSD 5.1, UHD-II HD312 Card Reader
- 1 x Power/DC-in Port
In summary, here is what you need to know about the Alienware M17 R4.
GeForce RTX™ 30-series graphicsIt now comes with the second generation of RTX™ technology that available in NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3070 and 3080 with 8GB of GDDR6.
Faster MemoryIt's now equipped with a faster DDR4 memory to bump the speed up from 2666 MHz to 2933 MHz
New 360Hz DisplayNew to the M-series, the M17 R4 can now be configured with a 360Hz display panel offering smooth high-speed motion graphics and an sRGB 100% color gamut rating for a rich color range. Also includes NVIDIA® G-SYNC® technology for even smoother gameplay.
Native [email protected] SupportThe M17 R4 has the latest native HDMI 2.1b port to support 4K at 120Hz display output.
The Alienware M17 R4 also has some downsides that you might want to know, including:Same 10th Gen Intel processors as its predecessor.
Alienware M17 R4: Key Features
- 66 CPU fan blades
- 66 GPU fan blades
- 64mm CPU fan blade diameter
- 64mm GPU fan blade diameter • 4x copper-alloy heat pipes
- 4x copper-alloy heat pipes
- 286.6g of copper-alloy material
- CPU Vapor Chamber cooling technology
Hyper-Efficient Voltage Regulation
All configurations are designed with the following specification
- 6-phase CPU voltage regulation
- 12-phase GPU voltage regulation
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