Alienware M17 R5 Specifications
Here's what you need to know about Alienware M17 R5 including price, display info, CPU, RAM, storage, battery, and more.
|Key Features||Alienware M17 R5|
|Availability||Alienware M17 R5|
|Pricing||Starting at $1,599|
|Exterior||Alienware M17 R5|
|Dimensions||15.64 x 11.76 x 0.5756 ~ 1.05 ~ 0.89 inches (397.3 x 298.71 x 14.62 ~ 26.7 ~ 22.6 mm)|
|Weight||7.3 lbs. (3.3 kg)|
Dark Side of the Moon
With High Endurance Clear Coat.
|Keyboard and Trackpad||Keyboard
|Chasis Information||Chassis Features
|Display||Alienware M17 R5|
|Ports||Alienware M17 R5|
|Internal Specs||Alienware M17 R5|
Geekbench 5 Single Core
Alienware M17 R51
AMD Ryzen™ 7 6800H1,45096.67%2
AMD Ryzen™ 9 6900HX1,500100.00%01,500
Geekbench 5 Multi-Core
Alienware M17 R51
AMD Ryzen™ 7 6800H8,54896.30%2
AMD Ryzen™ 9 6900HX8,876100.00%08,876
|Discrete Graphics||NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™
|Connectivity||Alienware M17 R5|
|Battery||Alienware M17 R5|
180 240WBarrel type power adapter.
|Software||Alienware M17 R5|
|OS||Windows 11 |
|Built-in Apps||Alienware Command Center
|Camera & Audio||Alienware M17 R5|
|Misc||Alienware M17 R5|
|Sensors||Optional Windows Hello IR Camera|
|Security||Windows Hello IR camera for Facial Biometrics|
Alienware M17 R5: Quick Look
Here is our quick look at Alienware M17 R5.
Dell has revealed the Alienware M17 R5, a 17.3-inch machine, in early-2022. It is powered by up to an octa-core AMD Ryzen 9-6980HX with a boost clock speed up to 5.00 GHz. The laptop has a dedicated GPU option up to AMD Radeon RX 6850M with 12GB GDDR6 SmartShift up to 175W. For display option, it has a 17.3 inch display with the following key specifications:
- 17.3” FHD 165Hz 1920 x 1080, 16:9, 127 PPI, 165Hz 3ms, 300 nits, 100% sRGB, AMD FreeSync, NVIDIA G-SYNC, Advanced Optimus, ComfortView Plus, Dolby Vision.
- 17.3” FHD 360Hz 1920 x 1080, 16:9, 127 PPI, 300Hz 1ms, 300 nits, 100% sRGB, AMD FreeSync, NVIDIA G-SYNC, Advanced Optimus, ComfortView Plus, Dolby Vision.
- 17.3” UHD 120Hz 3840 x 2160, 16:9, 255 PPI, 300Hz 3ms, 500 nits, 100% Adobe RGB, AMD FreeSync, AMD SmartAccess, ComfortView Plus, Dolby Vision.
Moreover, Dell claims that the Alienware M17 R5 supports up to 32GB of 4800 MHz DDR5 memory that you can upgrade with two memory module slots on the motherboard. 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 R5 measures 15.64” x 11.76” x 1.05” (397.26 x 298.70 x 26.67 mm) and weight at 7.3 lbs. (3.31 kg). The laptop features the following ports:
- 1 x RJ-45 2.5Gb Ethernet standard.
1Gb Ethernet on models with RTX 3050 Ti.
- 1 x Headset 3.5mm jack.
- 2 x USB-A 1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5Gbps).
1 x USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5Gbps) with PowerShare.
- 1 x USB-C USB 4 Gen 2 (40Gbps), 15W PD-out, DisplayPort 1.4 standard.
USB 3.2 Gen 2 (10Gbps), 15W PD-out, DisplayPort 1.4 on models with RTX 3050 Ti.
- 1 x USB-A USB 3.2 Gen 1 (5Gbps).
- 1 x HDMI 2.1 Supports up to [email protected] display out.
- 1 x Power/DC-in Port
In summary, here is what you need to know about the Alienware M17 R5.
- Up to 17.3” QHD with 120Hz display 3840 x 2160, 500 nits, 100% Adobe RGB, AMD FreeSync, AMD SmartAccess.
- Up to 12th Gen Intel® Core™ i9-12900HK 6/12 P cores, 8 E cores, 2.50 → 5.00 GHz, 24MB SmartCache, 45W.
- Up to NVIDIA® GeForce RTX™ 3060 with 6GB GDDR6 VRAM.
- Up to AMD Radeon™ RX 6850M with 12GB GDDR6 VRAM.
- Up to 32GB 4800MHz DDR5 dual-channel memory. Upgradable.
- Up to 4TB RAID-0 PCIe NVMe SSD.
- Main Features
- Optional USB 4 Gen 2 port
- Up to Killer Wi-Fi 6E.
- Up to 2.5Gb ethernet.
- Optional Windows Hello face authentication camera.
- Supports Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos.
Alienware M17 R5: Key Features
Alienware M Series laptops are fundamentally about prioritizing power and pure watts to their components with the idea of having gamers experience their favorite games with high frame rates and graphics settings maximized. The Alienware m17 R5 is the result of an incredible collaboration with AMD that combines an architecture that includes AMD Ryzen processors, AMD Radeon graphics options, and AMD Smart Technologies like AMD SmartShift MAX, SmartAccess Memory, and for the first time on any laptop, SmartAccess Graphics.
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