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Best Alienware aka Nware 17in Laptops for Gaming

Note: Nware is a short word for the brand name Alienware by Dell.

Alienware is a well-known brand in the gaming laptop market, known for its high-performance laptops with cutting-edge technology.

If you’re in the market for a powerful Nware 17in laptop, Alienware has a few options to choose from.

In this blog post, we’ll be taking a deep dive into the best Nware 17in laptops offered by Dell Alienware. We will highlight their key features, specs, and performance so that you can decide which gaming laptop is best for you.

Alienware x17 R2

Alienware x17 R2 - Nware 17in Laptop
Alienware x17 R2

The Alienware x17 R2 is the latest and the best gaming laptop in Nware 17in laptop category with enhanced performance and experience.

It features a 17.3 inch FHD (1920 x 1080) display with a 360Hz refresh rate, which makes it a beast to play more complex games.

It’s powered by a 12th Gen Intel Core i9 processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti graphics, making it capable of handling even the most demanding games and tasks.

Notable Features of this Nware 17in laptop

  • Up to 64GB of DDR5 RAM
  • Up to 4TB of storage (2TB HDD + 2TB SSD)
  • AlienFX Lighting Technology
  • Thunderbolt 4 port for fast data transfer and external graphics support
  • Alienware Cryo-Tech cooling technology for improved thermals and performance

Where to Buy & Price

Price: $2500 to $3500

Where to Buy:

Alienware x17 R2 Specifications

SpecificationDetail
Display17.3 inch FHD (1920 x 1080) with 360Hz refresh rate
Processor12th Gen Intel Core i9-12900HK (24 cores, 20 threads, base clock speed of 2.5GHz, boost speed of 5.0GHz)
GraphicsNVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 with 16GB GDDR6 VRAM
RAMUp to 64GB DDR5-4800 (2x 16GB)
StorageUp to 4TB (2TB HDD + 2TB SSD)
Ports1x Thunderbolt 4, 1x HDMI 2.1, 2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, 1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C, 1x RJ-45 Ethernet, 1x SD card reader, 1x audio combo jack
ConnectivityKiller WiFi 6 AX1675 802.11ax 2×2 Wireless LAN and Bluetooth 5.2
CoolingAlienware Cryo-Tech v2.0 with dual-intake, dual-exhaust airflow design
AudioStereo speakers, stereo tweeter 2 W x 2 and stereo woofer 2 W x 2 = 8 W total
Battery6 Cell, 87 Wh, Lithium Ion, Alienware Battery Defender
Operating SystemWindows 11 Home/Pro
Dimensions (W x D x H)15.72 x 11.79 x 0.82 inches
Weight7.05 lbs

Alienware m17 R4

Alienware m17 R4
Alienware m17 R4

The Alienware m17 R4 is a top-of-the-line gaming laptop with impressive specs and performance.

It features a 17.3-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) display with up to 360Hz refresh rate, making it perfect for high-end games. You can also opt for the 144Hz refresh rate variant if you want. It has anti-glare technology with 300 nits brightness.

This Nware 17in laptop is powered by a 10th Gen Intel Core i7/Core i9 processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 graphics, which makes it a perfect choice for professional gamers.

Notable Features of this Nware 17in laptop

  • Up to 32GB of DDR4 RAM
  • Up to 2TB M.2 2280, PCIe NVMe, SSD
  • Vapor Chamber Technology and dual-intake, dual-exhaust airflow design.
  • NVIDIA Ampere architecture with 2nd Gen Ray Tracing Cores, DLSS, and Dynamic Boost 2.0

Where to Buy & Price

Price: $2800

Where to Buy:

Alienware m17 R4 Specifications

SpecificationDetail
Display17.3 inch FHD (1920 x 1080) with up to 360Hz refresh rate
Processor10th Gen Intel Core i7-10870H (8 cores, 16 threads, base clock speed of 2.5GHz, boost speed of 5.0GHz)
GraphicsNVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 with 16GB GDDR6 VRAM
RAMUp to 32GB DDR4-2933 MHz (2x 16GB)
StorageUp to 2TB M.2 2280, PCIe NVMe, SSD
Ports1x Thunderbolt 3, 1x HDMI 2.1b, 2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, 1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-C, 1 Killer™ Networks E3100x Gigabit Ethernet NIC port, 1 Mini DisplayPort™ 1.4, 1x SD card reader, 1x audio combo jack, 1 Alienware Graphics Amplifier port
1 Power/DC-In Port
ConnectivityKiller™ Wi-Fi 6 AX1650i 802.11ax 2×2 Wireless LAN and Bluetooth 5.1.
CoolingAlienware Cryo-Tech v2.0 with dual-intake, dual-exhaust airflow design
Audio4-way stereo speakers with dual tweeters and woofer, 4 W x 2 = 8 W total
Battery6-cell 86 WHr “smart” lithium-ion, Dell ExpressCharge Boost
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home/Pro
Dimensions (W x D x H)15.74 x 11.58 x 0.81 inches
Weight6.547729 Lbs Max

Alienware m17 R5

Alienware m17 R5 - nware 17in laptop
Alienware m17 R5

The Alienware m17 R5 is another powerful gaming laptop with a 17.3 inch FHD (1920 x 1080) display with a 480Hz refresh rate.

It surpasses the m17 R4 laptop in power and performance by a great distance.

Alienware m17 R5 is powered by an AMD Ryzen 9 6900HX processor and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 graphics, offering solid performance for gaming and productivity.

Due to its robust system, you don’t have to deal with common laptop issues when you are playing your favorite game on this Nware 17in laptop.

Notable features of this Nware 17in laptop

  • Up to 32GB of DDR5 RAM
  • 1TB storage M.2, PCIe NVMe, SSD
  • Alienware M Series keyboard with one-zone RGB LED AlienFX lighting
  • Game Library with auto-tune game profile functionality

Where to Buy & Price

Price: $1500 to $2500

Where to Buy:

Alienware m17 R5 Specifications

SpecificationDetail
Display17.3 inch FHD (1920 x 1080) with 480Hz refresh rate
ProcessorAMD® Ryzen™ 9 6900HX (20 MB total cache, 8 cores, 16 threads, up to 4.90 GHz Max Boost Clock)
GraphicsNVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 with 8GB GDDR6 VRAM
RAM32GB (2x16GB) DDR5 4800MHz
Storage1 TB, M.2, PCIe NVMe, SSD
Ports1x HDMI 2.1, 2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, 1x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A PowerShare, 1x USB 3.2 Gen 2 Type-C, 1x RJ-45 Ethernet
ConnectivityMediaTek Wi-Fi 6 MT7921 2×2 and Bluetooth 5.2
CoolingAlienware Cryo-Tech v2.0 with dual-intake, dual-exhaust airflow design
AudioStereo speakers, 2.5 W x 2 = 5 W total
Realtek ALC3254
Battery6 Cell, 97 Wh, integrated
Operating SystemWindows 11 Home
Dimensions (W x D x H)15.64 x 11.76 x 1.05 inches
Weight7.3 Lbs

Wrapping up

In conclusion, Alienware offers a range of 17 inch laptops to suit different needs and budgets.

From the top-performing Alienware x17 R2 to the more affordable Alienware m17 R5, there’s an option for everyone.

All of these Nware 17in laptops by Dell offer solid performance for gaming and productivity and come with a range of features to enhance your gaming experience.

Stephen Birb

Tech enthusiast and experienced blogger, bringing you the latest tech reviews and updates on software, gadgets, gaming, and technology. Stay up-to-date with the newest advancements in tech!

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